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Denominator

In a fraction, the denominator is below the fraction bar, the numerator is above this bar.

 


Explanation

The numerator is also called dividend and the denominator is called divisor

       Numerator   =   Dividend   = Quotient
 Denominator    Divisor 

When calculating a fraction, a remainder may arise

Dividend ≡ Divisor × Quotient + Remainder

 


Rational numbers

If the numerator and the denominator are both integers you have a rational number

 


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