# How do you change the improper fraction to a mixed number or a whole number 51?

Nov 3, 2016

Take the denominator and divide the numerator by the denominator.

#### Explanation:

As an example if the improper fraction was $\frac{51}{13}$ It would be

$3 \frac{12}{13}$

If the improper fraction was $\frac{52}{13}$ It would be

4 a whole number or $4 \frac{0}{13}$