Q: What is it called when a fraction's numerator is bigger than the denominator?

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Fractions with the same numerator are called like fractions

A unit fraction is a rational number written as a fraction where the numerator is one and the denominator is a positive integer. A unit fraction is therefore the reciprocal of a positive integer, 1/n.

Fractions with a numerator greater or equal to the denominator are called improper fractions.So that 10/13 is a proper fraction since the numerator, 10, is smaller than the denominator, 13.

Fractions that are greater than one are known as improper or 'top-heavy' fractions as the numerator is greater than the denominator.

They are called like fractions.In order to add or subtract fractions you will usually need to convert them to like fractions. Then you simply add or subtract the numerators (as required) to form the numerator of the answer. The same (or common) denominator is the denominator of the answer. You may need to simplify the resulting fraction.

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They are improper or 'top heavy' fractions

The numberator does not have to be less than or equal to the denominator in a fraction.If the numerator is less than the denominator, it is a "proper" fraction.If the numerator is equal to the denominator, it is the integer 1.But the numerator can be bigger than the denominator, and it is then called an improper fraction.

The numerator and the denominator.

These fractions are called proper fractions.

improper fractions

To put fractions into opposite fractions, all you have to do is flip it so that the numerator becomes the denominator and the denominator becomes the numerator. This is called a reciprocal. Example: The opposite of 3/5 is 5/3

These are called improper fractions. For example 3/2.

It is called a complex fraction.

To be called a complex fraction, either the numerator, the denominator, or both, are fractions (or contain fractions).

If the numerator and the denominator is an integer, then it is also called a "rational number".

if the numerator is bigger then the denominator it is called an improper fraction so you have to divide to get your regular fraction.

because the denominator is a bigger number so it is called improper because the denominator is a bigger number so it is called improper