Remember that we still need a denominator for our mixed number. The denominator is the exact same number as the denominator in the original improper fraction; in this case, 4. So 9/4 equals 2 1/4.

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## What is 3 and 3/4 as an improper fraction?

The improper fraction 15/4 is equivalent to the mixed fraction 3 3/4. To make this conversion, begin with the denominator of the fraction.

## What is 1 and 2/3 as an improper fraction?

The mixed number 1 2/3 is 5/3 as an improper fraction. Notice that the fraction is improper because the numerator (5) is greater than the denominator…

## What is 2 and 3/4 as an improper fraction?

8 + 3 = 11. So, 2 3/4 is 11/4 as an improper fraction.

## How do you turn a improper fraction into a mixed number calculator?

Take out multiples of the denominator (lower number) from the numerator (top number) until you are left with a number smaller than the denominator (but greater than 0 if it’s positive and less than 0 if negative). 6/4 = 4/4 + 2/4 = 1 + 2/4; 1+2/4 is your mixed fraction.

## What is 7 3 as a mixed number?

The answer is 2 1/3. To solve: Separate the improper fraction into a section of 3/3 and the remainder of the fraction: 3/3 + 4/3.

## What is a mixed fraction?

A whole number and a fraction combined into one “mixed” number. Example: 1½ (one and a half) is a mixed fraction. (Also called a Mixed Number) Mixed Fractions.

## How do you solve mixed numbers?

Improper Fraction. A fraction where the numerator (the top number) is greater than or equal to the denominator (the bottom number). So it is usually “top-heavy”. Example: 5/3 (five thirds) and 9/8 (nine eighths) are improper fractions.

## How do you simplify mixed numbers?

A whole number and a fraction combined into one “mixed” number. Example: 1½ (one and a half) is a mixed fraction. (Also called a Mixed Number) Mixed Fractions.