**Mixed Number**

__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.

**Choices: **

A.

B.

C.

D.

**Correct Answer: D**

**Solution:**

**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
- Sum
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