Here are a few improper fractions:
3/2 4/3 5/2 12/5 9/5You can convert an improper fraction to a mixed number by dividing the numerator by the denominator and leaving the remainder over the denominator as a fraction. So the improper fractions above would become the following mixed numbers:
1 1/2 1 1/3 2 1/2 2 2/5Whoa! I didn't convert the last improper fraction (9/5) because I want you to do that one!
9/5 = __________
For some practice with improper fractions and mixed numbers see the Math Pak Unit 10 .