4 What is a Mixed Fraction? A Mixed Fraction is a whole number and a proper fraction combined, such as 1 3/4.
5 How you Change an Improper Fraction to a Mixed Fraction First figure out if its an improper fraction by looking to see if the top number is bigger than the bottom number.8 Yes 3 No
6 Next you divide the top number by the bottom number Now that we know 8 is an improper5fraction we can divide 8 by goes into 8, 1 time with 3 left over.
7 We take the remaining 3 and make it into a fraction We take the remaining 3 and make it into a fraction. The remaining 3 will always go over the original denominator.The number of times the denominator goes into the numerator always goes in front of the remaining fraction such as:1 35
8 PracticeAre these improper fractions? If so change it into a mixed fractions.
12 RecapTo change an improper fraction to a mixed number you divide the numerator by the denominator.The number of times its divided is written first.Then the remainder is put into a fraction with the remainder over the original denominator.1 45