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GRE Quantitative Reasoning: Fractions, Decimals & Mixed Numbers - Chapter Summary
When you study this chapter, you'll have access to short and interesting video and text lessons that clearly outline mixed numbers, fractions and decimals to assist you in your study for the GRE Quantitative Reasoning exam. You'll study topics like the definition of a fraction and see examples of mixed numbers. This lesson has been designed to help you do following:
- Detail the different types of fractions
- Perform basic operations with fractions
- Define a mixed number
- Simplify expressions with fractional bases
- Work with decimals accurately
- Compare decimals, whole numbers and fractions using the number line
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1. What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types
Fractions may be your friend's worst nightmare, but they don't have to be yours. Watch this video lesson to learn about fractions and how you can understand them easily. Also, learn to identify the different types of fractions.
2. Performing Basic Operations with Fractions
You probably know how to perform basic operations for whole numbers, but do you know how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions? This lesson introduces you to the rules for basic operations with fractions.
3. What Are Mixed Numbers? - Definition & Examples
This lesson will give the definition of mixed numbers and explain the purpose mixed numbers serve. It will also provide plenty of examples to ensure complete understanding of this concept.
4. How to Simplify Expressions With Fractional Bases
Expressions with fractional bases can easily occur in the world around us. This lesson will look at how to simplify these types of expressions through vocabulary, definitions, and examples.
5. Working with Decimals
After watching this video lesson, you will become well acquainted with decimals and how to work with them. Learn how you can use them to help you describe what is going on around you.
6. Using the Number Line to Compare Decimals, Fractions, and Whole Numbers
Watch this video lesson to learn how useful the number line can be when you need to compare two different numbers, be they whole numbers, decimals or even fractions. Learn how to plot these numbers on the number line so you can compare them.
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