Printable fractions worksheets on writing parts of a fractions
Fraction worksheets and lessons on parts of a fraction
What are parts (terminology) of a fractions?
Mainly fractions have three parts; numerator, denominator and fraction line or solidus. Printable fractions worksheets can be obtained by going online to practice and learn about the parts of the fraction.
1. Numerator: When a whole is cut into many parts, the number of parts we chose or consider out of total number of parts is called the numerator of the fraction. For example; in fraction 2/5, 2 is the numerator. Numerator is always written on the top of the fraction.
2. Denominator: The total number of parts (sections) a whole is cut into is called the denominator of the fraction. For example; in fraction 2/5, 5 is the denominator of the fraction. Denominator is always written at the bottom of the fraction.
3. Fraction line or solidus: The line separating the numerator and denominator of a fraction is called the fraction line or it is also called the solidus.
Hence all the basic terminology about the fractions. Remember all the above terms as we gonna use these again and again in our fractions worksheets and lessons ahead.
Below is a small fraction worksheet on parts of a fraction:
Copy the following worksheet to word document and print it to give it to your kids or students, so that they can memorize the basics.
For more related fraction worksheets and lesson, stay tuned as this is the basic part and higher level fractions lessons and worksheets to come yet.
Guru Angad Educational Team