Definition of Mixed Number
- A number that is the sum of a whole number and a proper fraction is called a mixed number.
- In other words, a mixed number is a number that has a whole number part and a fractional part.
Examples of Mixed Number
- is a mixed number where 5 is a whole number is a proper fraction.
- The following are few more examples of mixed numbers.
Solved Example on Mixed Number
Joe is ft tall. Write the fraction as a mixed number.
Correct Answer: D
Step 1: . [Original fraction.]
Step 2: Divide 41 by 7.
Step 3: [Write in the form .]
Step 4: The mixed number for the improper fraction is .
Related Terms for Mixed Number
- Whole Number
- Proper Fraction
Additional Links for Mixed Number