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mixed number

[′mikst ′nəm·bər]
(mathematics)
The sum of an integer and a fraction.
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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.
Sprint" (2 min; introduced in Lesson 10) provided strategic, speeded practice on four measurement interpretation topics: identifying whether fractions are equivalent to 1/2; comparing the value of proper fractions; comparing the value of a proper and an improper fraction; and identifying whether numbers are proper fractions, improper fractions, or mixed numbers.
The students' performance on the different items on the pre-test are as follows: (a) 4% items correct translating a whole number into a fraction; (b) 22% items correct translating a fraction into a whole number; (c) 30% items correct multiplication of fractions with like denominators; (d) 14% items correct addition/subtraction of fractions with like denominators; (e) 3% items correct addition/subtraction of mixed numbers with like denominators; and (f) 0.
The students' performance on the different items on the pre-test are as follows: (a) 80% items correct translating a whole number into a fraction; (b) 90% items correct translating a fraction into a whole number; (c) 93 % items correct multiplication of fractions with like denominators; (d) 84% items correct addition/subtraction of fractions with like denominators; (e) 57% items correct addition/subtraction of mixed numbers with like denominators; and (f) 67% items correct multiplication of whole numbers and fractions.
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.
Students, who have only learned the shortcut algorithm for renaming mixed numbers as improper fractions, may not know that a mixed number is a sum.
The big retail companies, which reported their monthly sales results Thursday, had mixed numbers.
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.
Units for fraction concepts, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division of fractions, and mixed numbers are provided.
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