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How would you write 3 and 4/6 as an improper fraction?

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Hi Jayden!


3 and 4/6 is written as (6*3) + 4 = 22 as the numerator of the improper function while the denominator is still 6. So, the simplified version is 22/6.


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Meghna Kaushik

Multiply the denominator and first number (6 x 3 ) which is 18


Add this to the numerator (18+4 ) which is 22


The denominater remains the same


Answer: 22/6


Make sure to simplify !


Final answer : 11/3

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