# Tagged Questions

Questions on fractions, which are expressions (not values) of the form $\frac pq$.

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### Ratio and fraction, transfer of water from Container A to B.

The ratio of the capacity of Container A to the capacity of Container B was 4:1. 2/9 of Container A was filled with water. If all the water in Container A is poured into the empty Container B, what ...
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### Fraction simplification Rules

I am studying for GRE and One of the practice questions is a division. After converting my Mixed numeral I get 90/72 now I just have to simplify. What I understood is that you divide by Least common ...
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### Spivak Calculus 3rd. Edition Chapter 1 Problem 12 (iii) and (iv) Proofs Critique

Here are my "proofs" for Spivak's Calculus Chapter 1 Problem 12. I am new to this level of rigour and I am attempting to intimate myself with more advanced topics of mathematics to prepare for next ...
If I have a proper fraction I want to know what the name is for the amount remaining in the whole. So given $\frac1 3$ I want the name of the term $\frac 2 3$.