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Q: What shows the sum of a whole number and a fraction?

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The sum of a whole number and a fraction is called a mixed number.

Because an integer is a whole number and the sum of any two or more whole numbers is always a whole number.

Yes, it is.

If zero is added to a whole number the answer would be the whole number because zero is the same as nothing

As it is, 85.5 is a mixed number.85.5 = 85 1/2To convert said number into a fraction multiply the whole number (85) by the divisor (2).You will get 170.Add that product to the dividend (1).You will get 171.Finally, place that sum over the original divisor (2).Thus, 85.5 as a fraction is: 171/2

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This is called a mixed number.A mixed number is a number showing the sum of a whole number and a fraction

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The sum of a whole number and a fraction is a mixed number.

The sum of a whole number and a fraction is called a mixed number.

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it depends on what numbers they are

You can't. A mixed number is the sum of a whole number and a proper fraction. 253 is a whole number, and if you split it up into a fraction, it would consist of a whole number and an improper fraction.

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