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Identification of Simple Fractions

**All fractions have three parts: a numerator, a denominator, and
a division symbol. In the simple fraction, the numerator and the
denominator are integers. **

**Eample 1:** Find the numerator, denominator, and division
symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer.** The numerator is 3, the denominator is 4, and
the division symbol is -.

**Example 2:** Find the numerator,
denominator, and division symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer.** The numerator is -3, the denominator is 8, and
the division symbol is -.

**Example 3:** Find the numerator, denominator, and division
symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer.** The numerator is 14, the denominator is -9,
and the division symbol is -.

**Example 4:** Find the numerator, denominator, and
division symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer.** Although is a fraction, the
fraction is not a simple fraction because the numerator is not an
integer.

**Work the following problems and click on Answer to
check your results.**

**Problem 1:** Write the numerator, denominator, and
division symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer**

**Problem 2:** Write the numerator, denominator, and
division symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer**

**Problem 3:** Write the numerator, denominator, and
division symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer**

**Problem 4:** Write the numerator, denominator, and
division symbol for the simple fraction .

**Answer**

**The following rules will be discussed under the topic of
Identification of Simple Fractions:**

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