Lesson 1, Topic 1
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Raquel February 11, 2023

ACTION STEPS: Memorize this list of answers for the vocabulary of the subject, which can also be found on page 6 of the Guidebook, and let me know when you are ready to give it.

Answers to the Questions:

1.  A fraction is a broken part of a whole number.

2. The short horizontal line in a fraction is called a fraction bar.

3.  A numerator, top number, representing the pieces being counted in a whole and a denominator, bottom number, represents the amount of pieces in a whole.

4.  A proper fraction is less than a whole and improper fraction is more than a whole.

5.  A mixed number has a whole number and a fraction.

6.  Two equivalent fractions are equal in size and have the same factors.

7.  Like fractions have the same denominator.

8.  To simplify a fraction means to make the fraction smaller in number by dividing.

9. Convert an improper fraction to a mixed number because it needs to be simplified.

10.  Convert a mixed number to an improper fraction because they need to be multiplied or divided.