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Module by: Wade Ellis, Denny Burzynski. E-mail the authors

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Name: Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions
ID: m34937
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module is from Fundamentals of Mathematics by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. This module discusses how to compare fractions. By the end of the module students should be able to understand ordering of numbers and be familiar with grouping symbols and compare two or more fractions.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: addition, Burzynski, Ellis, fractions, Fundamentals, grouping symbols, Mathematics, order of numbers, subtraction
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Wade Ellis (fgafaculty@gmail.com), Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Wade Ellis (fgafaculty@gmail.com), Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu)
Maintainers: Wade Ellis (fgafaculty@gmail.com), Denny Burzynski (dcwill@rice.edu), UniqU, LLC (daniel@theuniqu.com), Math Editors (dlippman@pierce.ctc.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)
Editors: Math Editors (dlippman@pierce.ctc.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Jul 9, 2010 9:24 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Aug 20, 2010 11:04 pm +0000

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Aug 20, 2010 11:04 pm +0000 by Collins Williamson
Changes:
math bug fix

Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2010 8:03 pm +0000 by Collins Williamson
Changes:
value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.

Version: 1.1 Jul 31, 2010 1:53 am +0000 by UniqU, LLC
Changes:
initial publication

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