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What's an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
The instructor explains that an improper fraction is a fraction in which the numerator is greater than the denominator. Use this as an at-home review for learners who are struggling to grasp this concept. 
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What's an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The instructor explains that an improper fraction is one in which the numerator is greater than the denominator.
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How Do You Turn an Improper Fraction Into a Mixed Fraction?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
When the numerator is larger than the denominator in a fraction then it is called an improper fraction. This improper fraction can be changed to a mixed fraction where there is a whole number and a fraction together. Just divide the...
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Changing a Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction

For Students 5th - 7th
The method of converting a mixed number to an improper fraction is fully explained in this video. Sal completely details how and why one is able to convert a mixed number. He uses multiple colors and drawings to demonstrate the...
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How Do You Turn a Mixed Fraction Into an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Mixed fractions and algebra just don't get along very well. Learn how to convert mixed fractions to improper fractions. Work with the numerator and leave the denominator alone. Watch this video and it will all become clear.
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Fraction Cookies Bakery

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Bake-up some cookie fractions with your class in order to determine improper fractions and mixed numbers. Young bakers calculate cookie orders given on an order form. From their calculations, they write the improper fraction, mixed...
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Work through adding mixed fractions by first converting each fraction to an improper fraction. This video details each necessary step, including how to reduce and convert your improper fraction back into a mixed fraction after you have...
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Work through adding mixed fractions by first converting each fraction to an improper fraction. This video details each necessary step, including how to reduce and convert your improper fraction back into a mixed fraction after you have...
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How Do You Subtract Mixed Fractions with Different Denominators by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
The first step in subtracting mixed numbers is to change them into improper fractions. Second, make sure the denominators are the same. If they are not the same, then find a common denominator. Make the proper conversions to the...
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with Different Denominators by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
The first step in adding mixed numbers is to change them into improper fractions. Secondly, make sure the denominators are the same. If they are not the same, then find a common denominator. Make the proper conversions to the numerator...
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How Do You Find a Rational Number Between Two Fractions?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
So do you really want to know how to find a rational number between two given fractions? The teacher explains how to average the two fractions to find a rational number between the two fractions. There are several steps involved in...
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Changing an Improper Fraction to a Mixed Number

For Students 5th - 7th
This video on changing improper fractions to mixed numbers would nicely compliment the Khan Academy video on writing mixed numbers as improper fractions. Sal first shows students how to convert improper fractions. Then, he uses drawings...
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Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers

For Students 6th - 8th
For this improper fraction and mixed number worksheet, students learn how to convert from an improper fraction to a mixed number and from a mixed number to an improper fraction. They practice converting from one to the other.
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Dividing Mixed Numbers

For Students 6th
In this mixed numbers worksheet, 6th graders solve 20 different problems that include the division of mixed numbers. First, they change each mixed number to an improper fraction. Then, students multiply the reciprocal of the divisor,...
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Mixed Number to Improper Fractions

For Students 4th
In this mathematics activity, 4th graders convert each mixed number given into an improper fraction. There are 24 problems to solve on the sheet.
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Dividing Mixed Numbers

For Students 5th - 7th
Before Sal can divide a mixed number, he has to rewrite it as an improper fraction. He explains that dividing a fraction is the same as multiplying it by its reciprocal and that you can "cancel out" numbers to make multiplying easier.
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How Do You Solve an Equation Where You're Multiplying Fractions?

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Solve an equation that has a mixed fraction in it. No problem! Just change the mixed fraction into an improper fraction and solve as usual. In this problem there are a couple of steps to do after converting the mixed fraction to an...
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Fraction Division

For Students 6th
In this fractions worksheet, 6th graders solve 10 different problems that include dividing various fractions. First, they change each mixed number into an improper fraction. Then, students multiply the first fraction by the reciprocal of...
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Mixed Numbers

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Is it proper to write an improper fraction as a mixed number? The resource first provides the definition of a mixed number. Pupils then learn the procedures to perform conversions between mixed numbers and proper fractions.
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Fractions Forever!

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Middle schoolers identify proper, improper fractions, and mixed numbers.  They reduce fractions to their lowest terms. They add and subtract fractions with different denominators, and multiply and divide fractions, as well as decimal...
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Fractions and Rationals

For Students 5th - 8th
Upper elementary and middle schoolers solve 16 types of problems to include writing fractions to represent shaded portions, writing a mixed number to represent certain points on a number line, and changing equivalent mixed numbers to...
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Mixed Numbers as Improper Fractions: Pineapple Slices

For Students 6th Standards
Practice adding and subtracting improper fractions with pineapple slices. Young mathematicians move whole pineapple slices to visualize the addition of the 2/5s that is on Sally's plate. Pupils also use a combination of mixed numbers and...
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Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Mix things up a little to be improper. The presenter shows three example of changing a mixed number to an equivalent improper fraction. Scholars work several practice problems and application questions to refine the process.
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How Do You Solve an Equation With Fractions With Different Denominators Using Subtraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
A detailed video tutorial on how to solve an equation with fractions with different denominators, this resource could prove to be a valuable tool. This video covers how to deal with fractions as well as how to solve an algebraic equation...

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