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Convert them into equivalent fractions with the same denominator and then compare the numerators.

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A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

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Q: What do you do when comparing fractions and the denominator and the numerator are different?
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When comparing fractions with the same you only have to compare the?

Numerator, Denominator or Denominator, Numerator.


How do you do comparing fractions?

Fractions can be compared by seeing if the numerator and the denominator have the same numbers multiplied on the top and bottom.


How do you multipy fractions?

numerator by numerator, denominator by denominator


What are the different forms of fractions?

1. Proper Fractions where the numerator is less than denominator. 2. Improper Fractions or top-heavy fractions where the numerator is greater than denominator.


What are regular fractions?

Regular fractions are the fractions with a numerator that is less than the denominator and irregular fractions are fractions with a denominator less than the numerator.


How are improper fractions and mixed numbers different to proper fractions?

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.


Do you have to have the same denominator when you subtract fractions?

Yes, but the numerator is different,same as adding fractions


What are the types of fractions?

The two types of fractions are proper fractions, in which the numerator is smaller than the denominator, and improper fractions, in which the numerator is equal to or larger than the denominator.


Meaning of fractions?

it has numerator and denominator


When you multiply fractions which reciprocal do you use?

None. Multiply numerator by the numerator and denominator by denominator.


What does the denominator stand for in fractions?

The denominator of a fraction is the divisor of the numerator.


What is kinds of fraction?

There are proper fractions, where the numerator is less than the denominator, and improper fractions where the denominator is greater than or equal to the numerator.

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