What are fractions?

A fraction is part of a whole and is shown by writing one whole number above another. It can also be shown by a diagram.

How to find equivalent fractions

Fractions are equivalent if they are of equal value. Equivalent fractions can have different numerators and denominators.

How to simplify fractions

Simplified fractions have no common factors other than 1.

Mixed numbers, proper and improper fractions

There are different types of fractions - a fraction can be proper, improper or a mixed number.

How to order fractions

It can be useful to order a group of numbers by their value. Fractions can be arranged in ascending or descending order. Learn how to order fractions.

How to add fractions

Learn how to add fractions, including those with the same denominators and different denominators.

How to subtract fractions

Learn how to subtract fractions, including those with the same denominators and different denominators.

How to multiply fractions

Learn how to multiply fractions as well as multiply mixed numbers.

How to divide fractions

Divide a fraction using the reciprocal method by turning the second fraction upside down and multiplying.

How to find a fraction of an amount

Learn how to find a fraction of an amount. Learn how to find an amount from a given fraction.

How to convert between fractions and decimals

Learn how to convert between fractions and decimals using equivalent fractions or division.

How to convert fractions to percentages

Fractions expressed as percentages can be easier to interpret. Learn how to convert fractions to percentages.

How to convert decimals to percentages

Calculations often give a decimal answer. Converting a decimal to a percentage as a percentage is often easier to understand. Learn how to convert decimals to percentages.

How to convert percentages to fractions and decimals

Percentages are always out of 100. This is important to remember when converting percentages to fractions and decimals.

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