The mixed fraction or mixed number is composed of an integer part and a fractional part.
To convert from a mixed number to an improper fraction:
1. The denominator remains the same.
2. The numerator is the addition of the multiplication of the integer by the denominator plus the numerator of the mixed number.
To convert an improper fraction to a mixed fraction, divide the numerator by the denominator. The quotient becomes the integer of the mixed number and the remainder becomes the numerator of the fraction. The denominator remains the same.
Operations with Mixed Numbers
To calcuate the result of a problem with mixed numbers, converte the mixed numbers into improper fractions and then perform the operations with the fractions.