## Breaking Down Fractions

To have a better understanding of fractions, this article focuses on every confusion you might have about fractions. It is an in-depth tutorial on breaking down fractions.

## What is a Fraction?

This article clearly discusses about fraction. A fraction is a type of number that shows how much part of something there is. A fraction is a portion of a whole or, more broadly, any number of equal parts. The numerator is the number above the fraction bar and the denominator is the number below.

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Do we just add a zero at the end? Creating number sense is something students struggle with throughout their elementary school career – I know…

## Comparing Fractions with Common Denominators & Common Numerators

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## Breaking Down Fractions

To have a better understanding of fractions, this article focuses on every confusion you might have about fractions. It is an in-depth tutorial on breaking down fractions.

## What is a Fraction?

This article clearly discusses about fraction. A fraction is a type of number that shows how much part of something there is. A fraction is a portion of a whole or, more broadly, any number of equal parts. The numerator is the number above the fraction bar and the denominator is the number below.