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It is impossible to write a proper fraction as a mixed number because proper fractions are less than 1, and mixed numbers are greater than 1.

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Why is it impossible to convert a proper fraction into a mixed number?

no


A number made up of a whole number and a proper fraction is it improper fraction mixed number proper fraction?

A mixed number.


How do you convert to proper fraction or mixed number 851?

851 is an integer - neither a proper fraction not a mixed number!


What is 0.75 as a mixed number?

.75 cannot be written as a mixed number. A mixed number is the combination of a whole number and a proper fraction. A mixed number can be written with the whole number leading followed by a proper fraction or as just a fraction. An example of a mixed number is 1 _ or 7/4.


When there is a whole number and a proper fraction together it is called a mixed number or what?

It's simple really! When there is a whole number and a proper fraction it is a mixed number!


Is a mixed number a proper fraction?

a mixed number is a whole number with a fraction. 3 1/2


What is whole number mixed with a proper fraction?

a mixed number


Is two thirds a mixed number improper fraction or a proper fraction?

proper fraction


Can a proper fraction be changed to a mixed number?

no, it is not possible. a mixed number is a whole number with a fraction, a fraction alone can't be a mixed number because it isn't whole.


What is the mixed number fraction?

A mixed number is a number consisting of an integer and a proper fraction.


When an improper fraction is written as a combination of a whole and a proper fraction what it is called?

It is called a mixed number or a mixed fraction.


When you subtract a mixed number from a whole number what will the answer be?

It will be either a mixed fraction or a proper fraction, positive or negative.


What is the proper fraction or mixed number in the lowest form for 45?

45 is an integer - neither a proper nor a mixed fraction.


How do you change fraction to a mixed number?

You do the numerator divided by the denominator, then simplify the fractions if you can. (this is how you change a improper fraction to a mixed number, you cannot change a proper fraction to a mixed number)


How can you tell the difference between an improper fraction and a mixed number?

A mixed number is a combination of an integer and a proper fraction.


Can 11 and 1 eighth be written as a proper fraction?

A fraction is made up of two parts: a numerator (top number) and a denominator (bottom number). There are 3 types of fractions: Proper, Improper, Mixed. A proper fraction is one where the numerator is smaller than the denominator. An improper fraction is one where the numerator is larger or equal to the denominator. A mixed fraction is one with a whole number and a proper fraction together. 11 1/8 is a mixed fraction, and can be written as the improper fraction 89/8. It is impossible to write it as a proper fraction because the numerator is larger than the denominator. Also, all mixed fractions are improper fractions and no improper fractions can be written as proper fractions.


Is a mixed number a proper or improper fraction?

Improper Fraction.


What is the number in a mixed number called?

A Mixed Number is a whole number and a proper fraction combined.


When an improper fraction is written as a combination of a whole number and a proper fraction what it is called?

A mixed number. Some people cal it a mixed fraction.


Does A proper fraction ever has the same value as a mixed number?

i don't think so because the mixed number should come out larger the the proper fraction, unless your just looking at the fraction.


How are proper fraction improper fraction and mixed numbers different?

A proper fraction has a numerator less than its denominator. An improper fraction has a numerator greater than or equal to its denominator. A mixed number combines a whole number with a proper fraction.


What is a number containing a whole whole number and a fraction?

When an expression consists of a whole number and a proper fraction, we call it a mixed number. Here are some examples of mixed numbers: We can convert a mixed number to an improper fraction.


Is the product of any mixed number and proper fraction larger than the mixed number?

No.


How do you divide mixed number with a proper fraction?

turn the fraction upside down and multiplyConvert the mixed number to an improper fraction and multiply it by the reciprocal of the fraction.


What shows the sum of a whole number and a proper fraction?

It is a mixed fraction.