# How do you write (8)/(5) as a mixed fraction?

Aug 2, 2018

$1 \frac{3}{5}$
$\text{divide 8 by 5 to obtain}$
$\frac{8}{5} = 1 \text{ remainder 3}$
$\frac{8}{5} = 1 + \frac{3}{5} = 1 \frac{3}{5}$