Minfro Math is NOT some kind of "new math." It is an attempt to think logically about arithmetic.
The minfro numbers are the numbers children are naturally concerned with:
- whole numbers
- proper fractions
- mixed numbers
A children's name, if you will, not a name borrowed from algebra.
MINFRO numbers include MIxed Numbers such as 1 ¾, 2 ½...
MINFRO numbers include Proper FRactions such as ¼, ½...
MINFRO numbers include WhOle Numbers such as 1, 2, 3, ...
Thus we have... THE Minfro Numbers!
See FAQ for answers to questions such as "Why do we need a new name for these numbers?"