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Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions. Lesson 4-3. Vocabulary. A proper fraction has a numerator that is less than its denominator. An improper fraction has a numerator that is more than or equal to its denominator. A mixed number shows the sum of a whole number and a proper fraction.

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vocabulary
Vocabulary

A proper fraction has a numerator that is less than its denominator.

An improper fraction has a numerator that is more than or equal to its denominator.

A mixed number shows the sum of a whole number and a proper fraction.

examples
Examples

Proper Fractions

Improper Fractions

5

7

12

9

10

9

8

3

Mixed Numbers

8

3

3

17

5

20

writing mixed numbers as improper fractions
Writing Mixed Numbers as Improper Fractions
  • Multiply the denominator of the fraction by the whole number.
  • Add the product to the numerator.
  • The resulting sum is the numerator of the improper fraction.
  • The denominator remains the same.
example
Example

4

2

14

3

3

Any whole number can be changed into an improper fraction:

writing improper fractions as mixed numbers
Writing Improper Fractions as Mixed Numbers
  • Divide the denominator into the numerator.
  • The quotient becomes the whole number part of the mixed number.
  • The remainder is the numerator of the fraction.
  • The divisor is the denominator of the fraction.
example1
Example

2

whole number

13

5

13

5

10

3

numerator

denominator

3

2

5

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