mixed number


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mixed number

[′mikst ′nəm·bər]
(mathematics)
The sum of an integer and a fraction.
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Twenty-five percent of the students did not rename the mixed number correctly.
In Chapter 6, students are led through a series of steps on how to add and subtract mixed numbers, including procedures for renaming and simplifying fractions.
Students converted between improper fractions and mixed numbers, placed fractions on a zero-to-2 number line, and ordered and compared improper fractions and mixed numbers.
Among the topics are whole numbers, fractions and mixed numbers, solving equations, ratio and proportion, and exponents and polynomials.
The results follow recent mixed numbers from merger partner BA, which posted a surprise third-quarter operating profit, and rivals like Air France-KLM which unveiled heavier than expected losses and said more was to come.
It included the following: (a) translating a whole number into a fraction; (b) translating a fraction into a whole number; (c) multiplication of fractions with like denominators; (d) addition/subtraction of fractions with like denominators; (e) addition/subtraction of mixed numbers with like denominators; and (f) multiplication of whole numbers and fractions.
The mixed numbers worry Jack Kyser, vice president and chief economist at the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp.
It is easier to multiply mixed numbers when they are represented as improper fractions than it is to leave them as mixed numbers.
A 20-item (14 addition, six subtraction), 42-point test measured students' ability to add and subtract simple fractions and mixed numbers with like and unlike denominators.
MILEAGE LOGGED The companies posted mixed numbers for the quarter ended June.
So, mixed numbers from different geographical regions reveal the fact that the replacement of PCs with other mobile devices has yet to catch up across geographies.