Definition :- Fraction means a part of a group or a region. A Fraction is written in the form of p/q; where both p and q are natural numbers & where q is not equal to zero. here;
p = numerator
q = denominator
e.g. 2/3, 100/342, 4/3, 2/100, 3 ^{3}/_{2}, 4/9, 6/9....etc

In other words, fraction has two parts:

Number above the division line is known as numerator
Number below the division line is known as denominator

Numerator represents "How many of the parts are taken". Denominator represents "Into how many equal parts the whole part is divided".

For example

Following are some more topics related to Fractions for your further study :-

Types of Fractions

Lowest Form of Fraction

Conversion of Fractions

Addition of Fractions

Subtraction of Fractions

Properties of Multiplication of Fractions

Multiplication of Fractions

Properties of Division of Fractions

Division of Fractions

Reciprocal of a Fraction

Fraction in Diagrammatic Form

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