Because if you divide out the fraction you get a number bigger than one. (Definition of an improper fraction).
it is fraction with the numerator greater than or equal to the denominator
You cannot. By definition, an improper fraction has an absolute value which is greater than 1 whereas a regular fraction has a value less than 1.
Yes. That's the definition of an improper fraction. If it's not greater than ' 1 ', then it isn't an improper fraction.
An improper fraction is 'top-heavy' - for example 12/5 or 21/16
An improper fraction is a fraction whose absolute value if greater than or equal to 1. Thus an improper fraction, with a positive denominator, has a numerator whose absolute value is greater than the denominator.
A mixed number is a whole number and a fraction. It can be rewritten as an improper fraction.
When the top number (the numerator) of a fraction is greater than the bottom number (the denominator) then this is said to be an improper fraction. The formal definition is that an improper fraction occurs when the absolute value of the numerator is greater than or equal to the absolute value of the denominator.
7/9 is a proper fraction. By definition, it is less than 1. Improper fractions are greater than 1.
By definition, you can't convert between proper and improper fractions. You can convert improper fractions to mixed fractions, and vice versa.
5.8 as an improper fraction is 58/10.
You can't convert a proper fraction to an improper or mixed fraction - it just doesn't make sense. By definition, a proper fraction is one that is less than one; a mixed fraction - as well as an improper fraction - is less than or equal to one.
4.27 as an improper fraction is 427/100
It is 225/100 as an improper fraction.
If the improper fraction is greter than 0 it is the value of the improper fraction and if the improper fraction is less than 0, it is the negative of the value of the fraction.
What is 3.75 in improper fraction in simplest form.
4.025 as an improper fraction is 161/40
Any fraction, whether proper or improper is, by definition, a rational number. A rational number is one which can be expressed as the ratio of two integers, in other words a fraction. It does not matter whether the fraction is proper (numerator lesser than denominator) or improper (numerator geater than denominator).
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 4.5 as an improper fraction
It is: 2.41 = 241/100 as an improper fraction
7.5 in an improper fraction = 15/2
That is called an improper fraction.That is called an improper fraction.That is called an improper fraction.That is called an improper fraction.
By changing the mixed number into an improper fraction and ensuring that they both have the same denominators simply then subtract one improper fraction from the other improper fraction.