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Q: What do you call the number below the fraction bar that indicates how many equal parts are in the whole?

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The denominator.

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denominator

I'm not exactly sure what you mean, but the top number is called the numerator and the bottom number is called the denominator.

Same number above and below the line 2 / 2 = 1 56 / 56 = 1 and so on ...

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Numerator

In its simplified form, there is no such number.

The denominator.

This is the denominator, which is the bottom line of the fraction.

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7

Only if the fraction has not been simplified.

denominator

I'm not exactly sure what you mean, but the top number is called the numerator and the bottom number is called the denominator.

Same number above and below the line 2 / 2 = 1 56 / 56 = 1 and so on ...

The number in a fraction that tells how many equal parts are in the whole or group is called the denominator. It is the bottom number of the fraction and represents the total number of equal parts that make up the whole.

As long as the top number is equal to the bottom number, the fraction is equal to one.