In this lesson on mixed numbers, Mr. Hansen covers three ways to convert mixed numbers to improper fractions. He starts by drawing a visual representation of the mixed number, converting all values to the denominator of the fractional part, and then adding the numerators. Additionally, he shows a quick shortcut for converting mixed numbers to improper fractions by multiplying the whole number by the denominator and adding the numerator, keeping the original denominator. Overall, the lesson provides a thorough review of mixed number conversions, from visual representations to quick shortcuts.
How and why you can convert mixed numbers to improper fractions.
Courtesy of Mr. Hansen of www.mrhansen.net.