How to Simplify a Mixed Number?

Answer When you simplify a fraction, you reduce it to its lowest possible terms. A mixed number has the name "mixed" because it contains both a whole number and a fraction. Simplifying a mixed number is n... Read More »

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How to Simplify a Mixed Radical?

Mixed radicals are radicals with coefficients not equal to one, such as 2*sqrt(5) or 4*sqrt(3). You can simplify these by eliminating the coefficients. In order to do so, you must rewrite the coeff... Read More »

How to Simplify Fractions Using a Number Line?

A number line serves as a visual aid for simplifying fractions because it shows equivalent (or equal) fractions in the same way. For example, 10/12 and 5/6 would be illustrated in the same way on a... Read More »

How to Change a Number Into a Mixed Number?

Fractions are made up of numerators, which are the top numbers, and denominators, which are the bottom numbers. A proper fraction is one in which the numerator is smaller than the denominator. When... Read More »

How to Write a Mixed Number as a Decimal?

A mixed number contains a whole number and a fraction. A fraction is a part of a whole number and has a numerator over a denominator. For example, in the mixed number 3 1/10, 3 is the whole number ... Read More »