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It just uses fractions instead of whole numbers. For example, if the numberline reaches between 0 and 1, the fraction 1/2 would be in the middle and 1/4 between 1/2 and 0.

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Q: How does a number line with fractions work?
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What fractions can be labeled on a number line with a line plot?

All fractions can be labelled on a number line.

How do you do number line fractions?

fractions are represented in form of decimals

Two fractions that represent the same point on the number line?

equivalent fractions

How does integers work?

integers are any number number on a number line and do not have fractions or decimals. They could be any thing from -7 to 3 to 10000000000 or -3475848569. Welcome!

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Equivalent fractions.

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How do you differentiate between fractions and integers?

Integers are positive and/or negative numbers. Fractions are not integers because they are not originally positive or negative. However, they can both be put on a number line and be considered an integer. Fractions aren't integers unless put on a number line. Integers don't have to be on a number line to be considered an integer.

How do you compare fractions using a number line?

by looking at the denominator

How many fractions are there between any two numbers on a number line?

As the denominator increases the fraction will be smaller but there is no limit to how tiny that fraction can be. So between any two numbers on the number line, you can have an infinite number of fractions.

How is ordering fractions on a number line similar to and different from ordering whole numbers on a number line?

It will be easier to know what to write

How can you compare two fractions by using a number line?

convert numbers

What fractions come first on a number line?

i think it goes on forever