Mixed Numbers Calculator

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Mixed number is also called mixed fractions and it has a whole number along with a proper fraction combined. Mixed Numbers Calculator is used when you need to count whole things and parts of things at the same time. In other words, it is a whole number next to a fraction or decimal. Mixed numbers like 4 ½ is made up of a whole number along with a proper fraction together. 

Example 1: Calculate the amount of red in the given figure.





There are 3 whole squares and 1/4 of another square...
We write it like 3 + ¼ and are read as three and one fourth
On calculating we can convert this mixed fraction into fraction as follows:
[(3 x 4) + 1] / 4 = 13/4
So the amount of red potion is 13/4 or 3 ¼.
 
Example 2: Convert these mixed numbers into proper fraction

1.      3 ½

2.      4 5/7

Solution 2: For converting the mixed number into a proper fraction we need to do the following steps:-

1.      3 ½ = 3 + ½ = [3x2 + 1] /2 = [6 + 1] / 2 = 7/2

2.      4 5/7  = 4 + 5/7  = [4x7 + 5] / 7 = [28+5] / 7 = 33/7

So the Answer is as follows:-
3 ½ = 7/2 and 4 5/7 = 33/7


 

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