
Example:


3 

Convert the mixed number

5 
^{____} 
into a fraction 


4 

To convert a mixed number into a fraction, follow the steps:
Step 1: Write the mixed number as a sum of a whole number
and a fraction.

3 



3 
5 
^{______} 
= 
5 
+ 
^{______} 

4 



4 
Step 2: Write the whole number as a fraction with
denominator equal to 1.

5 

4 
= 
^{______} 
+ 
^{______} 

1 

3 
Step 3: Add the two fractions writing them to the same denominator.

5 x 3 

4 

19 
= 
^{______} 
+ 
^{______} 
= 
^{______} 

1 x 3 

3 

3 
Questions with answers: Write the following mixed numbers
as fractions.
1.
2.
3.
4.

