**Proper Fraction**

Proper Fraction is a Fraction whose numerator is less than its denominator.

i.e Numerator < Denominator

For Example – 1/3, 3/7, 5/6 are Proper Fractions.

**Improper Fraction**

Improper Fraction is a Fraction whose numerator is greater than or equal to its denominator.

i.e Numerator ≥ Denominator

For Example – 3/2, 7/4, 6/5 are Improper Fractions.

**Mixed Fraction**

Mixed Fraction is a Fraction having combination of a Whole number or a Proper Fraction.

**QUESTION**

Is 3/2 is an Improper Fraction ?

**EXPLANATION**

In the given Fraction, Numerator = 3

Denominator = 2

Here, 3 > 2

i.e, Numerator > Denominator

Hence, 3/2 is an Improper Fraction

**QUESTION**

Is 5/7 is an Improper Fraction?

**EXPLANATION**

In the given Fraction, Numerator = 5

Denominator = 7

Here, 5 < 7

i.e, Numerator < Denominator

Hence, 5/7 is not an Improper Fraction

**QUESTION**

Is 5/9 is a Proper Fraction ?

**EXPLANATION**

In the given Fraction, Numerator = 5

Denominator = 9

Here, 5 < 9

i.e, Numerator < Denominator

Hence, 5/9 is a Proper Fraction

**QUESTION**

Is 4/3 is a Proper Fraction ?

**EXPLANATION**

In the given Fraction, Numerator = 4

Denominator = 3

Here, 4 > 3

i.e, Numerator > Denominator

Hence, 4/3 is not a Proper Fraction

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- Fraction in Simplest Form
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- Finding Equivalent Fraction with given Numerator
- Convert Mixed Fraction to Improper Fraction
- Convert Improper Fraction to Mixed Fraction
- Addition of Like Fractions and Unlike Fractions
- Subtraction of Like Fractions or Unlike Fractions