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# What is a unlike fraction?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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You must have 2 fractions or more to have unlike fractions. They are fractions with different denominators such as 7/8 and 1/2. Like fractions would have the same denominator like 7/8 and 4/8.

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### What is the definition to unlike denominators?

unlike denominators: the bottom number of a fraction. to have unlike denominators you must have two fractions with a different number on the bottom of each fraction.

### What is a fraction with different denominators called?

Unlike or dissimilar fraction.

### What is the unlike fraction for 17and12?

Any fraction whose denominator is not 12.

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### What is an unlike fraction?

i give up i have been asking this question for 9 years a unlike fraction is where you have two or more fractions and the denominators are all different

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### What do like and unlike fractions mean?

Like fractions have the same denominators (bottom part of fraction), unlike fractions do not.

### What must a mathmatician do before doing a unlike fraction?

The answer depends on what he wants to (or needs to) do with it!

### How do you order unlike fraction?

The simplest way is to convert them to like fractions, or percentages.

### How do you turn a square root into a fraction?

In most cases you cannot since the square root is an irrational number, unlike a fraction which is rational.

### What is the definition of unlike denominator?

The definition is a different denominator in a fraction

### Does the denominator have to be the same when adding a fraction?

When adding two or more unlike fractions, yes.