**Definition of Mixed Number**

- A number that is the sum of a whole number and a proper fraction is called a mixed number.
- In other words, a mixed number is a number that has a whole number part and a fractional part.

**Examples of Mixed Number**

- is a mixed number where 5 is a whole number is a proper fraction.
- The following are few more examples of mixed numbers.

**Solved Example on Mixed Number**

Joe is ft tall. Write the fraction as a mixed number.

Choices:

A.

B.

C.

D.

Correct Answer: D

Solution:

Step 1:. [Original fraction.]

Step 2:Divide 41 by 7.

Step 3:[Write in the form .]

Step 4:The mixed number for the improper fraction is .

**Related Terms for Mixed Number**

- Whole Number
- Proper Fraction
- Sum