Mixed fractions calculator
The calculator performs basic and advanced operations with mixed numbers, fractions, integers, decimals. Mixed fractions are also called mixed numbers. A mixed fraction is a whole number and a proper fraction combined, i.e. one and three-quarters. The calculator evaluates the expression or solves the equation with step-by-step calculation progress information. Solve problems with two or more mixed numbers fractions in one expression.
1/2 - 1/8 = 3/ = 0.375Spelled result in words is three eighths.
- Subtract: 1/ - 1/ = 1 · 4/ - 1/ = 4/ - 1/ = 4 - 1/ = 3/
For adding, subtracting, and comparing fractions, it is suitable to adjust both fractions to a common (equal, identical) denominator. The common denominator you can calculate as the least common multiple of both denominators - LCM(2, 8) = 8. In practice, it is enough to find the common denominator (not necessarily the lowest) by multiplying the denominators: 2 × 8 = 16. In the next intermediate step, the fraction result cannot be further simplified by canceling.
In words - one half minus one eighth = three eighths.
Examples:• sum of two mixed numbers: 1 3/4 + 2 3/8
• addition of three mixed numbers: 1 3/8 + 6 11/13 + 5 7/8
• addition of two mixed numbers: 2 1/2 + 4 2/3
• subtracting two mixed numbers: 7 1/2 - 5 3/4
• multiplication of mixed numbers: 3 3/4 * 2 2/5
• comparing mixed numbers: 3 1/4 2 1/3
• changing improper fraction to mixed number: 9/4
• What is 3/4 as a mixed number: 3/4
• subtracting mixed number and fraction: 1 3/5 - 5/6
• sum mixed number and an improper fraction: 1 3/5 + 11/5
Mixed fractions in word problems:
Gavin had 3 gallons of orange juice ready to serve at the breakfast party. His family drank 2 ⅛ gallons. How much is left? Show your work with a numberline, area model or grid.
- Difference mixed fractions
What is the difference between 4 2/3 and 3 1/6?
- Cups of punch
Cyka made 6 19/20 cups of punch punch at two different types of juice in it. If the punch had 4 1/5 cups of one type of juice how many cups of the other type of juice did it have?
- Sum of 18
Sum of two fractions is 4 3/7. If one of the fractions is 2 1/5 find the other one .
- Sum of mixed
The sum of two mixed numbers is 15½. One of the number is 5 ¾, what is the other?
- Equation with mixed 2
A number, X, is subtracted from 8 1/4. The result is 12 3/5. What is the value of X?
Planet X is 10 light-years away from Earth. Planet Y is 8 1/2 light-years away from Earth. How much farther away is Planet X?
- Sum of 20
Sum of the two numbers is 15 1/6. If one of the numbers is 2 2/3, find the other number.
Denissa has 18 9/10 kilos of bananas to sell if she was able to sell 15 ⅗. How many kilos of bananas were left?
Tyron attended his online class 2 hours a day. He already attend 1 3/4 hours, how many more hours will Tyron attend his class?
- Bike path
Bill was riding his bike on a bike path that was 5 1/4 miles long. He rode his bike awhile and stopped for s drink or water. Then he rode 2 7/10 miles and was at the end of the path. How far had Bill ridden before he stopped for water?
- Mixed numbers
Rewrite mixed numbers, so the fractions have the same denominator: 5 1/5 - 2 2/3
- Hannah and Emily
Hannah and Emily need to use 4 1/4 feet of ribbon to finish an art project. Hannah has 2 3/4 feet of ribbon and Emily has 1 3/4 feet of ribbon. How much ribbon will they have left over after they finish their art project?
- The chef 2
The chef in the restaurant used 19/20 cup of chocolate chips and 1 1/10 cups of cocoa powder for the cake. How much more cocoa powder did the chef use than the chocolate chips?
Subtract mixed number with regrouping: 11 17/20- 6 19/20
- Add sub fractions
What is 4 1/2+2/7-213/14?
Marcos wants to buy grass seed to cover his whole lawn, except for the pool. The pool is 7 1/2 m by 3 1/4 m. Find the area the grass seed needs to cover. Dimensions of the lawn are 50 m x 150 m.
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