Arithmetic Reasoning Flash Card Set 738364

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Rational Numbers

A rational number (or fraction) is represented as a ratio between two integers, a and b, and has the form $${a \over b}$$ where a is the numerator and b is the denominator. An improper fraction ($${5 \over 3}$$) has a numerator with a greater absolute value than the denominator and can be converted into a mixed number ($$1 {2 \over 3}$$) which has a whole number part and a fractional part.

improper

A(n) __________ fraction ($${5 \over 3}$$) has a numerator with a greater absolute value than the denominator.