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# What is adding mixed number?

Updated: 9/23/2023

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10y ago

a mixed number is a whole number with a fraction, ie. 2 3/4

Adding mixed numbers involves adding the whole numbers, then adding the fractions, then reducing the fraction and if it is improper, changing it to a whole number with a fraction and adding that whole number to the other whole number answer.

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### How is adding mixed numbers different from adding fractions?

when you add mixed numbers you have a whole number but adding fraction does not.

### How do you add a mixed number fraction?

That depends on what you are adding it to.

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### What is the difference of adding a mix number and a fraction?

A mixed number is a fraction

### How is adding mixed number like adding fraction and whole numbers?

A mixed number is made up of two parts: an integer (whole) part and a fractional part.

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the denominators

### How to compare a mixed number and a decimal?

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### How do you add two negative mixed numbers and one positive mixed number?

Convert them to improper fractions with common denominators and proceed with the adding and subtracting.

### 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.

### When adding fractions do you change a mixed number to an improper fraction?

It is possible no to. But doing so makes it easier

### What does adding mixed numbers mean?

It means adding numbers that are part fraction and part whole number, like 3 and 1/4 + 2 and 1/2 = 5 and 3/4 A mixed number is a fraction and a whole number. An example would be: 1 1/2 + 2 1/2 = 4