What is adding mixed number?

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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.

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How do you add a mixed number fraction?

That depends on what you are adding it to.

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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When adding mixed numbers what number are you supposed to find the least common multiple?

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

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.

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

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

How do you turn a mixed number into a proper fraction?

Mixed numbers cannot be turned into proper fractions, but they can be made into improper fractions by multiplying the integer (# on the side) by the denominator (bottom), and then adding that number to the numerator (top).

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