# Decompose 12/16

Decompose the following fraction:

 12 16

## Show unit fraction notation:

A fraction can be expressed as the product of a whole number and a unit fraction
12 x 1/16

## Express decomposition in terms of the sum of lesser fractions keeping the denominator of 16:

1/16 + 11/16

2/16 + 10/16

3/16 + 9/16

4/16 + 8/16

5/16 + 7/16

6/16 + 6/16

7/16 + 5/16

8/16 + 4/16

9/16 + 3/16

10/16 + 2/16

11/16 + 1/16

1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16

1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16

### How does the Decompose Fraction Calculator work?

Decomposes a Fraction. Shows you the work behind decomposing a fraction
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### What 1 formula is used for the Decompose Fraction Calculator?

1. A fraction can be expressed as the product of a whole number and a unit fraction

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### What 6 concepts are covered in the Decompose Fraction Calculator?

decompose
break down a fraction into smaller parts
decompose fraction
break apart a fraction where the numerators equal 1
denominator
The bottom portion of a fraction. For a/b, b is the denominator
fraction
how many parts of a certain size exist
a/b where a is the numerator and b is the denominator
number
an arithmetical value, expressed by a word, symbol, or figure, representing a particular quantity and used in counting and making calculations and for showing order in a series or for identification. A quantity or amount.
numerator
the number above the line in a common fraction