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BSL Maths Glossary - numerator - Example

Subject level: Credit

Example

Numerator is written like this and it is the name for the number above the dividing line in a fraction. So in the fraction 1/5 the numerator is obviously 1. Likewise in the fraction 7/3 the numerator here is 7.
With the fraction 3/4 the numerator is 3.