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Improper fractions have numerators that are greater than or equal to their denominators.

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Q: What are the characteristics of improper fractions?
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How do you convert between improper fractions and proper fractions?

You don't. Proper fractions are less than one, improper fractions are greater.

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.

Are improper fractions integers?

No, they are improper fractions. They can be equivalent to integers if the numerator is a multiple of the denominator.

How are proper and improper fractions different?

proper factions are fractions under a whole number improper fractions are Example: proper: 1/2 improper: 3/2

How do you turn an improper fraction into a normal fraction?

Improper fractions can't become proper fractions.

When dividig fractions what do you change a mixed number into?

You change them into improper or topheavy fractions.

When you add fractions do you flip improper fractions around?


How are improper and proper fractions alike?

they are both fractions

What are the 2 kinds of fraction?

There are common fractions, improper fractions and equivalent fractions

What are similarities between proper and improper fractions?

Some similarities of proper fraction and improper fraction are that they are both fractions.

These fractions have a whole number in them?


What are the three types of fractions?

The three types of fractions are mixed, improper, and proper fractions.

How do you do improper fraction improper fractions?

you look at the big number first.

Can an improper fraction be defined as just a fraction and When you talk about a fraction do you include improper fractions?

When you talk about fractions, you do include improper fractions. However, an improper fraction such as 24/6 is hard, because it should really be called 4. Yes, an improper fraction can be defined as a TYPE of fraction.

What is the difference in proper fractions and improper fractions?

Proper fractions are factions with a numerator lower than the denominator but an improper fraction has a greater numerator than the denominator

What is an improper fraction for 4 out of 6?

4/6 is a proper fraction. Proper fractions can't become improper fractions.

How is a mixed number and an improper fraction similar?

Mixed fractions can be converted into improper fractions then changed back to a mixed number.

When dividing fractions does the answer always end with an improper fraction?

Not always. There are times when division of fractions results in a non-improper fraction.

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 write equivalent mixed fractions?

Change them to improper fractions and double them.

What do you call fractions when the numerator is larger than the denominator?

improper fractions

Explain how proper and improper fractions are alike?

i think they are bothe fractions

Who do you find the proper fraction from an in proper fraction?

By definition, you can't convert between proper and improper fractions. You can convert improper fractions to mixed fractions, and vice versa.

Are all improper fractions rational numbers?

It depends because if u turn the improper fraction into decimal form see if it has any rational number characteristics for example if its repeating that means it rational

What is an improper fractions?

An improper fraction is when the numerator is equal to or greater than the denominator.