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# How do you turn improper fractions to mixed numbers?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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12y ago

You multiply the denominator by the whole number and then you add the top half of the fraction to that number. You put the number you get over the original denominator and that is your answer.actually,you divide the numerator to the denominator or the other way around

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