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Convert the mixed numbers into improper fractions, and multiply the improper fractions. Do not forget to reduce the product to its simplest form.

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An improper fraction is simply a fraction with the numerator being larger than the denominator.

To make it an improper fraction from the mixed number given, just multiply the whole number (2) by the denominator (3), then add the numerator (2). The result is the new numerator and the denominator remains the same.

In this case (2 2/3), it would be 2 * 3 + 2 for the numerator....or 8. So 8/3 would be the improper fraction.

To make it an improper fraction from the mixed number given, just multiply the whole number (2) by the denominator (3), then add the numerator (2). The result is the new numerator and the denominator remains the same.

In this case (2 2/3), it would be 2 * 3 + 2 for the numerator....or 8. So 8/3 would be the improper fraction.

Oct 11, 2017 | Miscellaneous

- Make sure you're working with two fractions.
- Multiply numerator x numerator, then multiply denominator x denominator.

- Make sure you're working with two fractions
- Flip the second fraction upside down.
- Change the division sign into a multiplication sign.
- Multiply top x top and bottom x bottom.

- Convert mixed numbers into improper fractions.
- Take the whole (non-fraction) number and multiply it by the denominator.
- Add that answer to the numerator.
- Put that amount over the original denominator and you will have an improper fraction.

- Find the lowest common denominator (bottom number). For both adding and subtracting fractions, you'll start with the same process.
- Multiply fractions to match the lowest common denominator.
- Add or subtract the two numerators (top number) but NOT the denominators.

Mar 07, 2017 | Homework

58/12 IMPROPER FRACTION

It is important that you are taught how to do this rather than just getting the answer :>)

Aug 20, 2015 | Office Equipment & Supplies

I think of pizzas when doing fractions. If you cut the four full pizzas into thirds, how many slices will you have? Add this to the two other slices and you get your improper fraction.

So, to make an improper fraction, you multiply the whole number by the denominator and add it to the numerator. To get more improper fractions, you can multiply the numerator and denominator by the same number.

So, to make an improper fraction, you multiply the whole number by the denominator and add it to the numerator. To get more improper fractions, you can multiply the numerator and denominator by the same number.

Feb 18, 2015 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Multiply the integer portion by the denominator of the fraction, add the numerator of the fraction, and put the result over the denominator.

If you're asking how to do this automatically on some calculator, what make and model?

If you're asking how to do this automatically on some calculator, what make and model?

Jan 23, 2014 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Multiply the integer portion by the denominator of the fraction, add the numerator of the fraction, and put the result over the denominator.

If you're asking how to do this automatically on some calculator, what make and model?

If you're asking how to do this automatically on some calculator, what make and model?

Jan 23, 2014 | Office Equipment & Supplies

That depends on the problem.

A mixed number is a number composed of an integer part and a proper fraction (fraction where the numerator is less than the denominator

A measure gives you 1 foot and 1/ 2 foot. Instead of writing 1.5 feet some people write 1 1/2. If you don't like mixed number you can convert them into improper fractions (fraction where the numerator is greater than the denominator.

1 1/2=1+1/2=(1*2+1)2=3/2

If you use them in a subtraction you should be careful because

7- 5 1/2=7-(5+1/2)=7-5 -1/2=2-1/2=(2*2-1)/2=3/2

You can multiply them, divide them, but any other operation quickly becomes ridiculously complicated. Some people like to use them. I don't much care for them.

In multiplication and division the general rule is to convert every number into its (reduced) improper fraction equivalent and then operate, using the rules for manipulating fractions.

A mixed number is a number composed of an integer part and a proper fraction (fraction where the numerator is less than the denominator

A measure gives you 1 foot and 1/ 2 foot. Instead of writing 1.5 feet some people write 1 1/2. If you don't like mixed number you can convert them into improper fractions (fraction where the numerator is greater than the denominator.

1 1/2=1+1/2=(1*2+1)2=3/2

If you use them in a subtraction you should be careful because

7- 5 1/2=7-(5+1/2)=7-5 -1/2=2-1/2=(2*2-1)/2=3/2

You can multiply them, divide them, but any other operation quickly becomes ridiculously complicated. Some people like to use them. I don't much care for them.

In multiplication and division the general rule is to convert every number into its (reduced) improper fraction equivalent and then operate, using the rules for manipulating fractions.

Jan 09, 2014 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Convert each mixed number (what you call mixed fraction) to an improper fraction, then multiply the two numerators and multiply the two denominators. Reduce the resulting fraction to its simplest form

Example

(2 1/3)*(1 5/7)=?

Convert 2 1/3 to an improper fraction 2 1/3=2+ 1/3 = 6/3+1/3=7/3

Convert 1 5/7 to an improper fraction 1 5/7=1+ 5/7 =7/7 +5/7=12/7

(2 1/3)*(1 5/7)= (7/3)*(12/7)= (7*12)/(3*7)

The 7's in the numerator and denominator cancel one another leaving

12/3=4

**(2 1/3)*(1 5/7)=4**

Not all products of mixed numbers will give a simple result as this one. More likely they will not.

Example

(2 1/3)*(1 5/7)=?

Convert 2 1/3 to an improper fraction 2 1/3=2+ 1/3 = 6/3+1/3=7/3

Convert 1 5/7 to an improper fraction 1 5/7=1+ 5/7 =7/7 +5/7=12/7

(2 1/3)*(1 5/7)= (7/3)*(12/7)= (7*12)/(3*7)

The 7's in the numerator and denominator cancel one another leaving

12/3=4

Not all products of mixed numbers will give a simple result as this one. More likely they will not.

Dec 12, 2013 | Computers & Internet

Probably the simplest is to convert both numbers to improper fractions then divide.

Some calculators can work with fractions. With one of those, simply enter the first mixed number, then divide by the other.

Some calculators can work with fractions. With one of those, simply enter the first mixed number, then divide by the other.

Aug 14, 2013 | Mathsoft Computers & Internet

Probably the simplest is to convert both numbers to improper fractions, then divide.

Aug 14, 2013 | Mathsoft Computers & Internet

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