Partial Fraction Decomposition

Pronunciation: /ˈpɑr.ʃəl ˈfræk.ʃən ˌdi.kɒm.pəˈzɪ.ʃən/ Explain

Partial fractions is a method for reducing improper rational expressions to sums and differences of proper rational expressions.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, partial fraction decomposition. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 135. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Partial Fraction Decomposition. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC.

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12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
5/5/2011: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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