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Q: How do you know if you need to reduce a mixed fraction?

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Numbers within themselves can't be simplified. You have to have a certain number, a fraction for example, and then need to reduce it or change to a mixed number because of it being an improper fraction.

You need common denominators. Then add or subtract the numerators. If the answer is an improper fraction it is common practice to reduce it to a mixed number.

i think you need to invest in a calculator for your math homework. its 34/10A mixed fraction is a fraction that contains a whole number and a fraction.

Convert to an improper fraction. Then solve. Let me know if you need to know how to tun a fraction into a decimal of a mixed number to an improper fraction please add a example ok 7 9 so you do this covert the improper fraction just like they did up there ok just read what it says

Divide the denominator into the numerator. The number of times it goes, is the whole number. The remainder is the new numerator and the denominator stays the same unless you need to reduce the fraction.

you can't add nor subtract mixed fractions so you need to turn it into a fraction, if you wanna turn a mixed fraction into a fraction you need to multiply the whole number by the denominator, then add the numerator, then you can multiply normally (make sure you simplify and turn it into a mixed fraction your answer)

0.3125 = 5/16

Yes, you can but you need to "rename" the whole part of the first mixed number.

50 is an integer and so there is no sensible way of representing it as a mixed fraction. If you want it as a mixed fraction of some other quantity then you need to specify that second quantity.

a mixed number is needed when the numerator is bigger than the denominator however .6 as a fraction is simply equal to 6/10 which will reduce to 3/5 and that is the numerator isn't bigger than the denomenator meaning its not an improper fraction and you do not need to change it to a mixed number so the answer is simply 3/5 0 3/5

Since 0.475 is less than 1, there is no need to express it as a mixed fraction. Expressed as a proper fraction in its simplest form, it is equal to 19/40 or nineteen fortieths.

You do not but you are more likely to make mistakes if you don't.

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