# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

math vocabulary
fractions
14
Mathematics
10/08/2007

Term
 Common Denominator
Definition
 When two or more fractions have the same denominator
Term
 Equivalent fractions
Definition
 Fractions that show different numbers with the same value
Term
 Least common multiple (LCM)
Definition
 The smallest number that is a multiple of two or more numbers
Term
 Numerator
Definition
 Top number in a fraction
Term
 Denominator
Definition
 Bottom number in a fraction
Term
 Greatest common factor (GCF)
Definition
 The greatest whole number that is a common factor of two or more numbers
Term
 Fraction
Definition
 A number that describes part of a whole or part of a group
Term
 Simplest Form
Definition
 A fraction is in simplest form when the numerator and the denominator have no common factor other than 1.
Term
 Improper fraction
Definition
 When the numerator is larger than the denominator
Term
 Proper fraction
Definition
 Numerator is smaller than the denominator.
Term
 The reciprocal of 3
Definition
 1/3
Term
 The reciprocal of 7/9
Definition
 9/7
Term
 Common factor
Definition
 a number that will divide into both numbers evenly.
Term
 Reciprocal
Definition
 one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1
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