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Improper fractions have numerators that are greater than or equal to their denominators.

That only happens if they're both improper fractions, i.e. greater than ' 1 '.

No, improper fractions (ex: 3/2) are greater than one.

When you convert a decimal greater than 1 into a fraction its easier to change it into a mixed number first. Then change it into an improper fraction.

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Improper fractions have numerators that are greater than or equal to their denominators.

Both proper and improper fractions have a numerator and a denominator. In a proper fraction the numerator is always less than the denominator. In an improper function the numerator is greater than the denominator

You don't. Proper fractions are less than one, improper fractions are greater.

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All improper fractions, like 22/7, are greater than one.

Proper fractions are factions with a numerator lower than the denominator but an improper fraction has a greater numerator than the denominator

No, they have to be greater than 1

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

In case of Proper fractions the numerator is lesser than the denominator. Whereas in case of improper fractions and mixed fractions the numerator is greater than denominator.

5/5 is an improper fraction, because it is the same as saying 1. Yes. 5/5 is an improper fraction. Improper fractions are fractions with greater numerator than denominator or with the same numerator and denominator. Thus, improper fractions when changed to decimals are always greater than one or exactly equal to one. 5/5 is exactly equal to one, thus it is an improper fraction.

That only happens if they're both improper fractions, i.e. greater than ' 1 '.

Yes. They are called "improper fractions."

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