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## What is a fraction less than one-half?

16 fractions less than one half. 1/9, 2/9, 3/9, 4/9, 1/8, 2/8, 3/8, 1/7, 2/7, 3/7, 1/6, 2/6, 1/5, 2/5, 1/4, 1/3.

### How many sixteenth are there in one-half?

eight sixteenths

If you have eight sixteenths, that is a half and should be written 1/2, because eight is half of sixteen.

**What fraction is less than 1 2?**

5. 12/24 is less than 1/2 because 12/24 is = 1/2 and 17 pieces is more than 12 pieces.

**How do you know if a fraction is less than 1 2?**

Look at the denominator (If the numerator is less than half of the denominator, then the fraction is less than one-half. If the numerator is greater than half of the denominator, then the fraction is greater than one-half.)

## How do you know if a fraction is less than 1?

Students who are successful at this have already generalized the rule: fractions greater than 1 have numerators larger than their denominators; those that are less than 1 have numerators smaller than their denominators; the rest are equal to 1.

### What fraction is less than 1?

Fractions that are less than 1 are called (proper fractions), while fractions greater than or equal to 1 are improper.

**How many sixteenths are in a eighth?**

9. Four quarter notes equal one WHOLE note. 13. Two sixteenth notes equal one EIGHTH note.

**How many sixteenths are in a quarter?**

4 sixteenths

There are 4 sixteenths in one-fourth.

## What are the fractions less than 1?

➡️Fractions that are less than one are known as proper fractions, and the numerator (the top number) is less than the denominator (the bottom number). ➡️ A fraction with a numerator that is greater than or equal to the denominator is known as an improper fraction.

### What fractions are lower than 1?

Fractions that are greater than 0 but less than 1 are called proper fractions. In proper fractions, the numerator is less than the denominator. When a fraction has a numerator that is greater than or equal to the denominator, the fraction is an improper fraction.

**What fractions are less than?**

Compare fractions with the same denominator by determining the relationship between the numerators. For example, 3/5 is less than 4/5 because 3 is less than 4. Compare fractions with different denominators by finding the least common denominators and converting the fractions to it so the numerators can be compared.

**Which of the given fractions is the smallest?**

Therefore, 5/7 is the smallest of all.