Q: What is the improper fraction equivalent to 3 and two fifths?

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Expressed as an improper fraction, two fifths is written as 2/5.

12/5 or 12 over 5

Two fifths, as a fraction, is equivalent to four tenths, which is .4 as a decimal. Two fifths, as a percentage, is 40%.

four tenths?

A reciprocal (in mathematics) is the multiplicative inverse of any given number.This means the reciprocal of "1/x" would be "x/1".In the case where you have a mixed fraction like "two and three fifths", convert the mixed fraction into a improper fraction to make things easier.2 and 3/5 = 13/5Now flip the fraction:13/5 reciprocated = 5/13.Therefore, the reciprocal of "two and three fifths" is "thirteen fifths (13/5)"

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1 and 2/5 as an improper fraction is 7/5

Expressed as an improper fraction, two fifths is written as 2/5.

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It is 27/5.

-7/5

12/5 or 12 over 5

An improper fraction is something like 7/5, or seven fifths. If it was something like this, 1 2/5, or one and two fifths, it would be a compound number.

6.9 or 69/10