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

 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: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Editors: Latest version: 1.3 (history) First publication date: Jul 9, 2010 9:24 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Aug 20, 2010 11:04 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.3 Aug 20, 2010 11:04 pm -0500 by Changes: `math bug fix` Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2010 8:03 pm -0500 by Changes: `value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.` Version: 1.1 Jul 31, 2010 1:53 am -0500 by Changes: `initial publication`

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### American Medical Assocation (AMA) Manual of Style:

Ellis W, Burzynski D. Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions [Connexions Web site]. August 20, 2010. Available at: http://cnx.org/content/m34937/1.3/.

### American Psychological Assocation (APA) Publication Manual:

Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. (2010, August 20). Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions. Retrieved from the Connexions Web site: http://cnx.org/content/m34937/1.3/

### Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. "Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions." Connexions. August 20, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34937/1.3/.

### Chicago Manual of Style (Note):

Wade Ellis and Denny Burzynski, "Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions," Connexions, August 20, 2010, http://cnx.org/content/m34937/1.3/.

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Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. 2010. Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions. Connexions, August 20, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34937/1.3/.

### Modern Languages Association (MLA) Style Manual:

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Comparing Fractions. Connexions. 20 Aug. 2010 <http://cnx.org/content/m34937/1.3/>.