# Using the fraction 4/6, which number is the denominator?

The denominator can be defined as the bottom number in a fraction that shows the number of equal parts an item is divided into.

## Answer: 6

The definition of a denominator is the number below the horizontal line of the fraction that acts as the divisor of the numerator.

**Explanation:**

Since 6 is the bottom number in the fraction 4/6, 6 is the denominator.