# Fractions: Like You've Never Seen Before!

by Alyssa Hattery (brueckj23)

# Cover 19
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8  Fractions: Like You've Never Seen Before! By: Alyssa Hattery   Section 1:
Review of Mixed Numbers (pg. 3)
Section 2:
Introduction to Improper Fractions (pg. 4)
Section 3:
Changing a Mixed Number into an Improper Fraction (pgs. 5 & 6)
Section 4:
Practice Problems (pgs. 7 & 8)
Section 5:
Glossary (pg. 9)
Section 6:
References (pg. 10)
Review of Mixed Numbers :)
* A mixed number is a number that consists of an integer and a proper fraction.
Here are some examples of mixed numbers:
Five and one third
Two and one half
Four and one third   Five and one fourth
Two and four fifths
Introducing Improper Fractions!
* An improper fraction is where the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator. In other words, the fraction is top-heavy.
Here are some examples of improper fractons:
Nine fourths Ten sevenths  Seven fifths
Thirteen fourths Changing Mixed Numbers into Improper Fractions
Learn how to change a mixed number into an improper fraction by watching this video!
Teaching Another Strategy
Another way you can change a mixed number into an improper fraction! PrevNext