   Chapter 2.I, Problem 12RE ### Contemporary Mathematics for Busin...

8th Edition
Robert Brechner + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305585447

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Section ### Contemporary Mathematics for Busin...

8th Edition
Robert Brechner + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305585447
Textbook Problem

# Convert the following mixed numbers to improper fractions. 6 1 2 = 13 2 _ _ ( 6 × 2 + 1 = 13 )

To determine

To calculate: The improper fraction from the given mixed fraction 612.

Explanation

Given Information:

The given mixed fraction is 612.

Formula used:

Any mixed Fraction wxy, where w the whole number x is the numerator and y is the denominator can be converted in improper form by the using these steps:

Step1: Multiply the denominator of provided fraction by whole number.

Step2: Add numerator to the product obtained from step1.

Step3: The sum obtained from step2 is the new numerator.

Step4: Place the original denominator as the new denominator.

Calculation:

Consider the mixed fraction, 612

6 is the whole number, 1 is the numerator and 2 is denominator.

Now to convert the above fraction to improper fraction, use the formula Improper fraction=(whole number×denominator)

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