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How is 2 over 2 an improper fraction?

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2017-06-20 14:22:54

In a proper fraction, the absolute value of the numerator must be smaller than the absolute value of the denominator.

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2017-06-20 13:01:05
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Wiki User

2017-06-20 10:18:35

In an improper fraction the numerator (top number) is larger than the denominator (bottom number). Therefore, 2 over 2 is not any kind of fraction, but a whole 1.

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2017-06-20 14:22:54

Because - it simplifies to the digit 1 !