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Fraction line

The horizontal line separating the numerator of a fraction: the division symbol.


Improper fraction

A fraction with a numerator equal to or lager than its denominators divides evenly


numerator

The top term of a fraction or the number being divided.


reciprocals

Two numbers that give a product of 1 when multiplied by each other, 7/8 and 8/7 are reciprocals.


mixed number

A number composed of both a whole number and a fraction.


terminating decimal

The quotient of a division of a fraction that comes out even, with no remainder.


Base

The original or entire amount in a percentage problem.


GCD (Greatest common divisor)

Greatest or largest number that will divide into a group of two or more numbers.


percentage

A portion of the base in a percentage problem.


least common denominator (LCD)

The least or smallest number into which each two or more denominators divides evenly.


nonterminating (or repeating) decimal

The quotient of a division that does not come out even, no matter how many decimal places it is carried to.


rate

A percent that indicates how the base and percentage are related; the percent or decimal or fractional equivalent of the percent that is charged or earned for the use of money.


proper fraction

A fraction with a numerator smaller than its denominator.


prime number

A whole number larger than 1 that is divisible only by itself and 1.


lowest terms

A fraction is in lowest terms if the numerator and denominator cannot be divided evenly by any number except one.


percent

A hundredth of a whole amount; a fraction with a denominator of 100; percent means per hundred.
