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# denominators

deÂ·nomÂ·iÂ·naÂ·tor || dÉª'nÉ’mÉªneÉªtÉ™ n. number below the line in a fraction (Mathematics); shared characteristic

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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• Egyptian fraction — An Egyptian fraction is the sum of distinct unit fractions, such as frac{1}{2}+ frac{1}{3}+ frac{1}{16}. That is, each fraction in the expression has a numerator equal to 1 and a denominator that is a positive integer, and all the denominators… …   Wikipedia

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• Lowest common denominator — This article is about mathematics. For computers, see Lowest common denominator (computers). In mathematics, the lowest common denominator or least common denominator (abbreviated LCD) is the least common multiple of the denominators of a set of… …   Wikipedia

• Fraction (mathematics) — A cake with one quarter removed. The remaining three quarters are shown. Dotted lines indicate where the cake may be cut in order to divide it into equal parts. Each quarter of the cake is denoted by the fraction 1/4. A fraction (from Latin:… …   Wikipedia

• Liber Abaci — (1202, also spelled as Liber Abbaci) is an historic book on arithmetic by Leonardo of Pisa, known later by his nickname Fibonacci. Its title has two common translations, The Book of the Abacus or The Book of Calculation . In this work, Fibonacci… …   Wikipedia

• Greedy algorithm for Egyptian fractions — In mathematics, an Egyptian fraction is a representation of an irreducible fraction as a sum of unit fractions, as e.g. 5/6 = 1/2 + 1/3. As the name indicates, these representations have been used as long ago as ancient Egypt, but the first… …   Wikipedia

• Convergence problem — In the analytic theory of continued fractions, the convergence problem is the determination of conditions on the partial numerators ai and partial denominators bi that are sufficient to guarantee the convergence of the continued fraction This… …   Wikipedia

• Periodic continued fraction — In mathematics, an infinite periodic continued fraction is a continued fraction that can be placed in the form:x = a 0 + cfrac{1}{a 1 + cfrac{1}{a 2 + cfrac{ddots}{quadddotsquad a k + cfrac{1}{a {k+1} + cfrac{ddots}{quadddotsquad a {k+m 1} +… …   Wikipedia