Just as one whole number divided by another is called a numerical fraction, so one algebraic expression divided by another is known as an algebraic fraction . Examples are
In this Section we explain how algebraic fractions can be simplified, added, subtracted, multiplied and divided.
- be familiar with the arithmetic of numerical fractions
- add, subtract, multiply and divide algebraic fractions
2 Multiplication and division of algebraic fractions
3 Addition and subtraction of algebraic fractions