A fraction is a numerical quantity that is not a whole number (e.g., 1/2, 0.5). It is a number written with the bottom part (the denominator) telling you how many parts the whole is divided into, and the top part (the numerator) telling how many you have.
FRACTIONS-
Numerator/Denominator,
Numerator- The top portion of a fraction:
Example 2/3
the numerator is 2, the top number.
Denominator-The bottom portion of a fraction:
Example 2/3
the denominator is the 3, the bottom number.
Example:
Convert the decimal fraction value 0.4587 into Vulgar Fractions.
Solutions: The vulgar Fraction for 0.4587 is 4587/1000