# Numerator Sentence Examples

- Must have a least value, which is moreover positive, since the
**numerator**and denominator are both essentially positive. - A simple fraction with ioo for denominator, can be expressed by writing the two figures of the
**numerator**(or, if there is only one figure, this figure preceded by o) with a dot or " point " before them; thus 76 means 76%, or 17 -6 6 o. - In the case of fractions of the more general kind, the
**numerator**was written first with ', and then the denominator, followed by ", was written twice. - A fractional number is called a proper fraction or an improper fraction according as the
**numerator**is or is not 3 less than the denominator; and an expression 4 such as 24 is called a mixed number. - By means of the present and the preceding sections the rule given in § 63 can be extended to the statement that a fractional number is equal to the number obtained by multiplying its
**numerator**and its denominator by any fractional number. - If the
**numerator**is a multiple of 5, the fraction represents twentieths. - Is less than 2 o o If the
**numerator**of the fraction consists of an integer and 4 - e.g. - Hence the value of a fraction is not altered by substituting for the
**numerator**and denominator the corresponding numbers in any other column of a multiple-table (§ 36). - Thus to divide by a fractional number we must multiply by the number obtained by interchanging the
**numerator**and the denominator, i.e. - The pth root of a number (§43) may, if the number is an integer, be found by expressing it in terms of its prime factors; or, if it is not an integer, by expressing it as a fraction in its lowest terms, and finding the pth roots of the
**numerator**and of the denominator separately. - B,, Y the
**numerator**(or denominator) of the last preceding term by the corresponding quotient and adding the**numerator**(or denominator) of the term before that. - Fraction in its Lowest Terms.-A fraction is said to be in its lowest terms when its
**numerator**and denominator have no common the more correct method is to write it a: b. - - A fraction (or fractional number), the
**numerator**or denominator of which is a fractional number, is called a complex fraction (or fractional number), to distinguish it from a simple fraction, which is a fraction having integers for**numerator**and denominator. - The Babylonians expressed numbers less than r by the
**numerator**of a fraction with denominator 60; the**numerator**only being written. - - When a fraction cannot be expressed by an integral percentage, it can be so expressed approximately, by taking the nearest integer to the
**numerator**of an equal fraction having ioo for its denominator. - We Have Then (26 1 30 (N 6)) R But The
**Numerator**3 Of This Fraction Becomes By Reduction I I N 40 Or 1 I N To (The 30 Being Rejected, As The Remainder Only Is Sought) =N Io(N I); Therefore, Ultimately, Must Be Deducted From J. - With the
**numerator**unity: in order to express such an idea as ~ the Egyptians were obliged to reduce it to a series of primary fractions through double fractions 1~+~1rt~r+1~w+ 1~ 4(1+ - The modern system of placing the
**numerator**above the denominator is due to the Hindus; but the dividing line is a later invention. - If we write 74 in the form 47 we may say that the value of a fraction is not altered by multiplying or dividing the
**numerator**and denominator by any number. - 1 A2B' Where The Denominator Factors Indicate The Forms Themselves, Their Jacobian, The Invariant Of The Quadratic And Their Resultant; Connected, As Shown By The
**Numerator**, By A Syzygy Of Degreesorder (2, 2; 2). - The frequency ratios in the diatonic scale are all expressible either as fractions, with i, 2, 3 or 5 as
**numerator**and denominator, or as products of such fractions; and it may be shown that for a given note the**numerator**and denominator are smaller than any other numbers which would give us a note in the immediate neighbourhood. - If this arrangement is expressed by a fraction, the
**numerator**of which indicates the number of turns, and the denominator the number of internodes in the spiral cycle, the fraction will be found to represent the angle of divergence of the consecutive leaves on the axis.