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 Whole-Part:  One meaning of a ratio or fraction that represents a relationship between a whole and part of the whole.
Ratio: A comparison of two quantities that have the same unit of measure.
Denominator: The number below the line in a fraction. The denominator indicates what kind or size of parts the numerator counts.
Fraction: A number that can be written as a quotient of two quantities.
Numerator: The term above the line in a fraction. The numerator tells how many parts are being talked about or considered.
Part-Part: One meaning of a ratio that represents a relationship between one part of a whole and another part of the same whole.
Part-Whole: One meaning of a ratio or fraction that represents a relationship between a part and its whole.