Fractions are a way of indicating that you have only part of something, not the whole. For example, you have half of a pie left after eating 3 of the 6 pieces. 
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Fractions consist of two parts. The top number is called the numerator, and the bottom number is called the denominator. In general a fraction is denoted as: 

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