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A whole number can be written as a mixed number or an improper fraction.For example lets use one and three fourths.

Mixed Number

simply write out the fraction as you hear it-1 3/4

Improper Fraction

put it in mixed number form. Then multiply the whole number by the denomonater and add the numerater. Take this new number and put it over the orginal demoninater- 1 3/4 becomes 7/4.

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What is the definition of a mixed number?

A mixed number is a whole number and a fraction. It can be rewritten as an improper fraction.

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