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If the numerator and denominator are the same, the fraction simplifies to 1. And you should be able to subtract 1!

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How do you subtract mixed fractions when they have the same denominator?

The numerator of the answer is the result of subtracting the numerators of the fractions, and the denominator of the fraction is the same as the common denominator.


If both the numerator and the denominator are negative does that make the fraction negative?

No!If numerator and denominator have the same signs the fraction is positive.If numerator and denominator have opposite signs the fraction is negative.


What the denominator should be when subtracting a fraction from a whole number?

The denominator should be the same as the denominator of the fraction.


When adding or subtracting fractions do you change the numerator?

you subtract the numerator but the denominator stays the same.


How do you turn an improper fraction with the same denominator and numerator with a whole number?

Any fraction with the same numerator and denominator is equal to ' 1 '.


What do you do to the numerator in a lowest common denominator problem?

Multiply the numerator of the fraction by the same amount that you multiply the denominator of that fraction.


What is true when the numerator and the denominator of the fraction is equal?

If both the numerator AND denominator are the same... the fraction is an equivalent for the number 1


When the numerator and denominator is same in a fraction you call it a?

like fraction


A fraction in which the numerator and denominator represent the same amount but are in different units?

What is a fraction in which the numerator and denominator represent the same amount but are in different units?


Which fraction are equal to 1?

Anything where the numerator and the denominator are the same value.


Do you have to add the numerator and denominator to have a like fraction?

No because you have too multiply the numerator and denominator by the the same number to have an equivalent fraction.


What is the relationship to the number 1 if the numerator and the denominator of the fraction have the same value?

If the numerator and denominator are equal, then the value of the fraction is ' 1 '.


What is the improper fraction represented by the following fraction?

The one where the denominator is the same and the numerator is the whole number multiplied by the denominator plus the numerator of the fraction.


What do you do to the numerator when you are renaming fraction?

The same thing that you do to the denominator.


When does a fraction equal 1?

When numerator/denominator same no.


What is a fraction called when the numerator and denominator are the same?

That's an improper fraction.


What is a whole number fraction?

a fraction where the numerator and the denominator are of the same value


How do you find a fraction with the same denominator?

Simply change the numerator and you will have another - different - fraction wit the same denominator.


How can both the numerator and denominator of a fraction increase and yet the fraction names the same amount?

That's exactly the result when the numerator and denominator of the fraction are both multiplied by the same number.


How do you find an equivalant fraction?

A fraction is equivalent to another if the ratio of the numerator and denominator is the the same in both. To find an equivalent fraction, multiply or divide the numerator and denominator by the same ammount.


What kind of number will you get if you multiply the numerator and the denominator of a fraction by the same number?

You will get an equivalent fraction. However, if the numerator and the denominator of a fraction by zero, the result is not defined.


Why does the numerator change in a fraction?

It does not change. If the numerator changes then, unless the denominator changes in the same proportion, the fraction is no longer the same.


When adding or subtracting fractions do you have to have the numerator the same or denominator?

The denominators must be the same, the numerators can be different.


Does adding the same nonzero number to the numerator and denominator of a fraction produce an equivalent fraction?

No because the numerator and the denominator must be multiplied or divided by the same number for a given equivalent fraction


What do you call a fraction that has the same numerator and denominator?

a whole number