Egyptian Fraction Calculator

The people of ancient Egypt represented fractions as sums of unit fractions (vulgar fractions with the numerator equal to 1). For example, 23 can be represented as \\( {1 \over 2} +{1 \over 6} \\). This calculator allows you to calculate an Egyptian fraction using the greedy algorithm, first described by Fibonacci. Use this calculator to find the Egyptian fractions expansion of the input proper fraction.

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