# How do you write 3.5 as an improper fraction?

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Jun 9, 2018

#### Explanation:

Given:

Jun 9, 2018

#### Explanation:

Jun 9, 2018

#### Explanation:

First write it as a fraction:

let:

Multiply both sides by 10 to eliminate the decimal:

Now we make an improper fraction by dividing and finding the remainder:

Finally the improper fraction:

Just as a note mathematicians rarely use improper fractions as they are much harder to do operations on.