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Numerator and denominator

The numerator is the top part of the fraction, while the denominator is the bottom part of the fraction.

NUmerator = Up (U for up)
Denominator = Down (D for Down)


Numerator number seven dominating denominator  number nine in a fraction 

The denominator is dominated by the number on the top.

Example 1

Two and one are the numerators in the sum 2/5 + 1/5 while 5 is the denominator in both fractions 


Example 2

Example 2 of a fraction is three quarters which is written as 3/4

Here 3 is the numerator and 4 is the denominator.


Example 3

Example 2 of a fraction is seventeen over six this is known as a top heavy or improper fraction

Here 17 is the numerator and 6 is the denominator.


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