# Mixed numbers and improper fractions review

Review how to rewrite mixed numbers as improper fractions and improper fractions as mixed numbers. Then, try some practice problems.

## What is an improper fraction?

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**improper fraction**is a fraction where the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator.Below are examples of improper fractions:

## What is a mixed number?

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**mixed number**is a number consisting of a whole number and a proper fraction.Below are examples of mixed numbers:

## Rewriting a mixed number as an improper fraction

Rewrite as an improper fraction.

*Want to learn more about rewriting mixed numbers as improper fractions? Check out this video.*

*Want to try more problems like this? Check out this exercise.*

## Rewriting an improper fraction as a mixed number

Rewrite as a mixed number.

So, let's see how many wholes we can get out of .

*Want to learn more about rewriting improper fractions as mixed numbers? Check out this video.*

*Want to try more problems like this? Check out this exercise.*