To find the reciprocal of a whole number, you must first write it as a fraction. You do this by writing x/1, if the number is 4, it would be 4/1. Then you would find the reciprocal of that fraction. So using the same example, the reciprocal of 4 is 1/4.
-- Any number that you can completely write down using digits, and a decimal point or fraction bar if needed, is rational. -- A rational number is defined as one that can be written as a fraction using whole numbers. -19 can be written as the fraction -19/1 .
As a fraction . . . . . 355/1 As a mixed number . . . . . 3550/17 or 355.000
15/4 = 3.75 OR 3 3/4 39/13 = 3 To make a mixed number you make as many whole numbers as possible and then place the leftover fraction next to it. To make a decimal simply make as many whole numbers as possible. Then divide 100 by the denominator (bottom number) of the fraction and multiply that number by the numerator (top number); the number you get is the decimal and goes after the decimal point.
Two is a whole with no parts to it so it will be written like this: 2.
Write the product of the whole number and fraction numerator over the denominator. If it is an improper fraction you may need to reduce it.
You need at least two things to have a product. Two whole numbers won't multiply to create a fraction. A whole number and a fraction will. 3 x 1/2 = 3/2
You could write it as 7120 * 1/10.
They are the same. If you write the whole number p in the form of the fraction, p/1, you would see absolutely no difference.
You take the whole number and multiply it by the denomonator and and your product to the numerator ,then you keep the same denomonator
No, you cannot write any irrational number as a fraction.
To write a whole number as a fraction, you take the whole number over "one". 460/1 460 over 1
It is 175/1 as a fraction and 175 as a whole number. There is no sensible way to write it as a mixed number.
It is 70/1 as a fraction and 70 as a whole number. There is no sensible way to write it as a mixed number.
its called a mixed fraction the first number which is the whole goes in the front then the fraction is behind it.
To convert a mixed number to an improper fraction, multiply the whole number part with the denominator, add the numerator and write the sum over the denominator. Basically what this means is, you multiply the whole number of the mixed number times the denominator of the fraction part. After that, you add the numerator to the product. Finally, you replace the numerator with the product, keep the denominator the same, and get rid of the whole number.
The recommended method in schools is to write the whole number as a rational fraction with denominator 1, and then proceed as you would for subtracting one fraction from another fraction.