# How do you write 5 1/2 as an improper fraction?

Apr 12, 2018

$\frac{11}{2}$
Here, $5 \frac{1}{2}$
Multiplying 5 with the denominator $i . e . 2$ and adding with numerator $i . e . 1$ , we get
$= \frac{5 \cdot 2 + 1}{2}$
$= \frac{11}{2}$
$\therefore \frac{11}{2}$ is in improper fraction.