The top number of a fraction is called the numerator and it is also referred to as the dividend of the fraction. Habitually the numerator is smaller than the denominator. A fraction is a ratio of two whole numbers.

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The line in a **fraction is called** the vinculum or a **fraction** bar. A **fraction** represents a part of a whole or any **number** of equal divisions. It is comprised of numerator ...