Common Fractions with Decimal and Percent Equivalents

Fraction | Decimal | Percent |
---|---|---|

3/4 | 0.75 | 75% |

1/5 | 0.2 | 20% |

2/5 | 0.4 | 40% |

3/5 | 0.6 | 60% |

What is the name for the bottom part of a fraction?

We write a

**fraction**like this: The top**part**of the**fraction**is**called**the numerator and is also referred to as the dividend of the**fraction**. The**bottom part**is**called**the denominator and is also referred to as the divisor of the**fraction**.What is a mixed number of 13 10?

Fraction can't be reduced (simplified) any further - irreducible (the simplest form, smallest possible numerator and denominator):

^{13}/_{10}= 1^{3}/_{10}=**1.3**; Result written as an improper fraction:^{13}/_{10}, a mixed number (mixed fraction): 1^{3}/_{10}and a decimal number:**1.3**.