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Those are two different ways to represent the same numbers (fractional numbers equal to, or greater than, one). For example, 1 1/2 (one and a half) is the same as 3/2.

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Q: How are improper fractions and mixed numbers alike?
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How do add mixed improper fraction?

Mixed numbers can be converted to improper fractions. Improper fractions can be added the same way proper fractions are.


How is multiplying mixed numbers different than multiplying fractions?

if you have mixed numbers you make them into improper fractions before you multiply


How do you put fractions and mixed numbers from least to greatest?

Change the mixed numbers to improper fractions, find a common denominator and proceed.


How are improper fractions and mixed numbers different to proper fractions?

In case of Proper fractions the numerator is lesser than the denominator. Whereas in case of improper fractions and mixed fractions the numerator is greater than denominator.


How do you explain what i need to do if the sum of the mixed numbers includes an improper fraction?

Change the mixed numbers into improper fractions and carry out the calculations accordingly


What how do you convert fractions and mixed numbers to decimals?

Convert any mixed numbers to improper fractions. Once you have a fraction (proper or improper) do the division. 2/4 = 2 divided by 4 = 0.5


Do architects use mixed numbers and improper fractions?

no.


How do you times mixed numbers?

turn them into improper fractions


How is adding mixed numbers the same as adding fractions?

Mixed numbers can be converted to improper fractions. Then, it is exactly the same as adding proper ones.


How do you subtract mixed form by another mixed form?

The easiest is to convert both mixed form numbers to improper fractions, do the subtraction (as normal1) and if the result is an improper fraction convert it to mixed form. 1 by converting the improper fractions to equivalent [improper] fractions with a common denominator and subtracting the resultant numerators.


How do you subtract fractions with mixed numbers and like denominators?

Convert them to improper fractions and proceed.


How do you subtract mixed numbers and improper fractions.?

First you would want to change the mixed number to an improper fraction. Then you can subtract


What is the mixed numbers?

Improper fractions can be changed into mixed numbers as for example 9/4 = 2 and a 1/4


How do you make a mixed number to a whole number?

Mixed numbers usually become improper fractions, not whole numbers.


Do you change a mixed number into an improper number while adding and subtracting?

you do what makes sense given the numbers, if the fractions work out beautifully, you can just leave them as mixed numbers, otherwise it's best to keep them as improper fractions


What is 16 over 7 in mixed numbers and improper fractions?

2 2/7 (mixed). 16/7 is already improper.


Why change mixed numbers to improper fractions?

For addition, subtraction, division and multiplication with other fractions


How do you divide fractions with mixed numbers?

You turn the mixed number into an improper fraction then multiply by the reciprocal.


How do you multiply mixed numbers by fractions?

Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction and proceed normally.


Do you multiply when you do mixed numbers?

Change the mixed numbers into improper fractions. Multiply and then change back to a mixed number in reduced form as necessary.


How do I add improper fractions?

Change them into mixed numbers and add the integers and fractions together ensuring that the fractions have a common denominator.


Adding mixed numbers with unlike denominators?

First convert the mixed numbers into "top heavy (or "improper) fractions". Now multiply each of the improper fractions by each other - this makes the denominators the same. Now you can add both the fractions together (and cancel down if necessary).


When asked to find the sum of two mixed numbers with different denominators you should before you add?

Convert the fractions into equivalent fractions with the same denominator. In actually adding mixed numbers, it is easier to convert the mixed numbers into improper (top heavy) fractions, do the addition, simplify the resulting fraction and convert any resulting improper fraction back into a mixed number.


When finding volume do you need improper fractions or mixed numbers?

To find a volume you usually need to multiply values together. When working with mixed numbers it is usually easier to convert them into improper fractions, do the calculations and convert any resulting improper fraction into a mixed number. So you don't need to use either format, it's just that improper fractions are easier to manipulate.


How do you convert a fraction into a mix number?

How to convert improper fractions to mixed numbers