# What are the different types of fractions?

##### 3 Answers

Different types of fractions are:

1. Proper Fractions

2. Improper Fractions

3.. Mixed Fractions

#### Explanation:

- Proper Fractions are the one in which there is a smaller no. in the numerator and a larger no. in the denominator.
- Improper Fractions are fractions in which there is a larger no. in the numerator and a smaller no. in the denominator.
- Mixed Fractions are fractions in which there is whole no. followed by a fraction which can either be proper or improper.

Three types of fraction:

A proper fraction -

An improper or top heavy -

A mixed fraction -

You can switch from an improper fraction to a mixed number and vice versa.

see below

#### Explanation:

In addition to what has been already said

**vulgar fractions**

**decimal fractions**