How do you write 3 5/6 as an improper fraction?

1 Answer
Mar 25, 2018

Answer:

#3 5/6 = 3 + 5/6 = (6/6 * 3) + 5/6 = 18/6 + 5/6 = (18 + 5)/6 = 23/6#

Explanation:

Another method is:

  • Multiply the the integer by the denominator: #3 * 6 = 18#

  • Add the numerator to this result: #18 + 5 = 23#

  • Put this result over the denominator: #23/6#