When a number is a fraction, the reciprocal will always be greater than the original number. When the original number is a whole number, the reciprocal will be a fraction, which is less than a whole number.
When you divide a number by a fraction between zero and one, the quotient will be greater than that number.
It can be greater than or less than it.
The quotient is less than the fraction.
Generally, the quotient of a whole number divided by a fraction will be greater than that whole number, because division is simply multiplying the dividend by the reciprocal of the divisor. For instance: 2 / (1/2) = 2 * (2/1)
product of a fraction less than 1 and a whole number greater than or less than the whole Number
Any fraction where the number on top is the same number - or a higher number - than the number on the bottom is equal to or greater than one.
It will be greater.
the answer is smaller than the whole number because you're taking a fraction of the second number. it's like multiplying by a decimal.
It depends: If the whole number is positive then the result is less than the whole number, eg ½ × 2 = 1 < 2 If the whole number is negative then the result is greater than the whole number, eg ½ × -2 = -1 > -2
If the fraction part of the mixed number is less than 1/2, get rid of it and leave the whole number. If it is equal to or greater than 1/2, get rid of it and increase the whole number by 1.
It is larger because the two whole numbers form a greater, larger number when multiplpied together. It is smaller when u multiply a whole number by a fraction because a fraction is a decimal and u get a smaller number when multiplying a number like 1/7 of 5
5. whole number means no fraction or decimal. any number greater than .5 is rounded upwards.
It will increase.
It will increase.
It increases the value.
A mixed number has a whole number and a fraction. It should be greater than 1. You can have the fraction 9/20.
It can be either - depending on whether the whole number is negative or positive.
It can't be one. Mixed numbers are greater than one. As a fraction 0.222... = 2/9 As a mixed number consists of a whole number and a fraction you could say it is the whole number 0 and the fraction 2/9 = 0²/₉ as a mixed number, but the absolute value of a mixed number is usually greater than 1.
generally we think of fractions as being rational numbers between 0 and 1, thus all whole numbers other than zero will be greater than a fraction.