Learn and know what is a **vulgar fraction definition**? In fractions concept in math. Fractions are one of the important chapters in the lower classes. In this chapter students will be given some real life examples to understand in a better way. For example, if an Apple is cut into 4 pieces then what is the representation of each part? Like these so many examples will be given for understanding the concept.

Hope you know what is a fraction and its representation. And also i hope that you know the basic types of fractions like proper fraction, improper fraction and mixed fraction. Now we will learn about **vulgar fraction**. Before learning this, I have a simple question to you. Do you know what is a decimal fraction? If you know about decimal fraction then it is easy to say **what is vulgar fraction**. The opposite definition of decimal fraction gives the **definition of vulgar fraction**. Anyhow now we will which fractions are **vulgar fractions** with examples.

**Definition of vulgar fraction as follows:**

If the denominator of a fraction is a whole number other than 10, 100, 1000, 10000,100000…etc is called a **vulgar fraction**.

(or)

If the denominator of a fraction is in the form of 10^{x} where x is a natural number is called a **vulgar fraction**.

NOTE:

♦ Both the definitions are same with different sentence formation. So any definition we can give for **vulgar fraction. **

Ex:

♦ 8/9, 7/13, 99/42, 117/123 … are examples of vulgar fraction. In all these examples, the denominator is not 10 or 100 or 1000 or 10000 or…………….etc.

♦ 3/100 and 24/10 are not vulgar fractions because it is not satisfying **vulgar fraction definition**.

♦ Below I will give some fractions find out in that which are vulgar fractions.

36/5, 14/7, 210/190, 39/27, 58/10, 654/1000, 93/21, 44/100, 870/55

After going through the **vulgar fraction definition** and examples, i hope that now you have learnt it.

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