Multiply by 1 and you do not change the value. However, 1 comes in many forms so you can change the way something looks without changing its intrinsic value.
Did you know you can and may write whole numbers like a fraction. For example the number of 2 may be written as
Now write as:
To find the improper fraction / convert a mixed number into an improper fraction we must perform two operations...
Firstly, we find the product of the whole number and the denominator. For example:
Then, we add the result of this operation onto the numerator.
All the best!