You have the studied the concept of fraction and let’s get started to learn the different types of fractions and their properties with understandable geometrical explanation.

The fractions are mainly classified into three types.

A fraction whose denominator is greater than the numerator is called a proper fraction.

A fraction whose denominator is less than the numerator is called an improper fraction.

An improper fraction that contains a mixer of a whole quantity and a proper fraction is called a mixed fraction.

The fundamental fractions can be further classified into three more types.

The fractions that have same denominator are called the like fractions.

The fractions that contain different denominators are called the unlike fractions.

The fractions that have equal value are called the equivalent fractions or equal fractions.

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