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The numerator is less than half of the denominator.

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How can you tell if a fraction is less than a half?

if the number above the bottom number is smaller than half of the bottom number, the fraction is less than half. For example, say the fraction is 3/8, half of the bottom number is 4. 3 is smaller than 4 therefore the fraction is less than half.


How can you tell whether a fraction is greater than or less than 1 half?

If two times the numerator is less than the denominator, the fraction is less than half. If two times the numerator is equal to the denominator, the fraction is equal to a half. If two times the numerator is greater than the denominator, the fraction is greater than half.


How can you tell just by looking that a fraction is less than or greater that a half?

If the numerator is greater than or less than one half of the denominator. For example, 7/16 is less because 7 is less than half of 16.


How do you tell if a fraction is less than 1 percent?

You can tell if a fraction is less than 1% if the denominator of the fraction has its decimal place moved to the right 2 times and is less than the numerator it is less than 1 percent.


How can you tell if a fraction is less than equal to or less than one half?

If the signs of the numerator and denominator are different then the fraction is less than 0 and, therefore, obviously less than one half.If the signs are the same then if the absolute value of the numerator is less than or equal to half the absolute value of the denominator, then the fraction is less than or equal to one half.Algebraically,p/q


How could you use the relationship between the numerator and denominator of fractions equivalent to one half to determine if a fraction is less than one half?

If the denominator is more than double the numerator, then the fraction is less than a half.


Is half of a half plus one third of a half greater than less than or equal to half of a whole?

less, if it is a fraction of a half, it cannt be a whole


When multiplying fraction by fraction will the product be greater than or less than?

It is not possible to tell.


What fraction is not greater than 1-half?

Every negative fraction, and every positive fraction whose numerator is half of its denominator or less, is not greater than one half.


What fraction is greater than 1-3 but less than 2-3?

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What is a fraction less than one half?

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What is a fraction less than 1 half?

1/3


How can you tell if a fraction is less than equal to or less than one?

If the fraction has a greater numerator than the denominator than the fraction is greater than one If the fraction has a numerator less than the denominator than the fraction is less than one If the numerator and the denominator are the same numbers than the fraction is equal to one **The numerator is the top number; the denominator is the bottom number**


Estimating fractions to the nearest whole number?

If the fraction is less than half, round down. If the fraction is half or greater, round up.


What fraction is greater than a half but less than three quarters?

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Is the fraction for over seven greater or less than one half?

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What fraction is greater than a half but less than 3 4th?

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What fraction is less than half?

1/4 or one fourth.


What happens when you half an odd number?

You end up with an integer and a fraction. The integer is half of (one less than the one you started with), and the fraction is a half.


How can you tell by looking at the numerator and the denominator if the fraction is greater than or less than one half?

Find out what half the denominator is and then compare it to the numerator. for example: for 4/7, 3.5 is half of 7 and 4 > 3.5, so 4/7 is greater than one half.


How can you tell when a fraction is greater than half?

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Is the fraction 24-50 less than half?

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How can you tell if a fraction is less then 1?

If the numerator (top number) is smaller than the denominator (bottom number), then the value of the fraction is less than ' 1 '.


How can you tell if a fraction is less than equal to more than one?

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What is a fraction less than two thirds but greater than one half?

5/8.