# What are unit and mixed fractions?

A unit fraction is any fraction where the numerator is 1, eg ¼. A non-unit fraction is a fraction where the numerator is not 1, eg ⅘. Mixed fractions are a mix of whole numbers and a fraction together, eg 1 ¼.

A unit fraction is any fraction where the numerator is 1, eg ¼. A non-unit fraction is a fraction where the numerator is not 1, eg ⅘. Mixed fractions are a mix of whole numbers and a fraction together, eg 1 ¼.

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