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Q: How you know which fraction is less than one whole?

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A fraction.

product of a fraction less than 1 and a whole number greater than or less than the whole Number

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Uh . . . . . .no a fraction is less than a whole like a decimal. a number a whole. Therefore a fraction is less than a number.

It can be greater than or less than it.

A fraction or a decimal

a proper fraction

No. For any given fraction, you can find whole numbers that are more than, and whole numbers that are less than, the fraction. For example, if your fraction is 5/2 (equal to 2 1/2), 2 is less, and 3 is more, than this fraction.

The quotient is less than the fraction.

No, the statement is not necessarily true.

It would be a mixed fraction, or simply a fraction.

A mixed fraction.

If you know how to multiply, cross multiply.

Not necessarily.0.5 < 1 < 1.5 So, the whole number 1 is more than the decimal fraction 0.5 but less than the decimal fraction 1.5 but the decimal fraction 0.5 is less than the whole number 1 while the decimal fraction 1.5 is more than the whole number 1.

It depends: If the whole number is positive then the result is less than the whole number, eg ½ × 2 = 1 < 2 If the whole number is negative then the result is greater than the whole number, eg ½ × -2 = -1 > -2

When you divide a number by a fraction between zero and one, the quotient will be greater than that number.

the answer is smaller than the whole number because you're taking a fraction of the second number. it's like multiplying by a decimal.

It can be either - depending on whether the whole number is negative or positive.

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A fraction is less than 1 when its denominator is greater than its numerator as for example 3/4

When a number is a fraction, the reciprocal will always be greater than the original number. When the original number is a whole number, the reciprocal will be a fraction, which is less than a whole number.

if the value above the line of the fraction is greater than or equal to the value below the lin, then the fraction is equal to or greater than 1 whole.

7 10ths or 7/10 cannot be expressed as an improper fraction because it is less than one whole. Improper fraction is a fraction which is more than one whole.