**Unit fraction**. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A **unit fraction** is a rational number written as a **fraction** where the numerator is one and the denominator is a positive integer. A **unit fraction** is therefore the reciprocal of a positive integer, 1/n. Examples are 1/1, 1/2, 1/3, 1/4 ,1/5, etc.

Additionally, what is the unit form of 17 tens? **17 tens** = 170 in **unit form** can be written as 1 hundred, 7 **tens**, 0 ones.

Subsequently, one may also ask, what is an example of unit form?

The number 234 is written as 2 hundreds, 3 tens, 4 ones in **unit form**. The following table gives some **examples** of standard **form**, **unit form**, word **form** and expanded **form**. Make number bonds to show the hundreds, tens, and ones in each number. Then write the number in **unit form**.

How do you find a unit fraction?

**Unit fractions** are **fractions** with numerators that are 1. These types of **fractions** are a part of the number 1. Break the number 1 into n equal parts; each part represents the **unit fraction** 1/n. In general, a **fractions** denominator tells us how many parts we are breaking the **fractions** numerator into.