Books Books To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator; under this sum write the denominator. A Complete Treatise on Arithmetic, Rational and Practical: Wherein the ... - Page 142
by Paul Deighan - 1804 - 177 pages ## A Practical System of Algebra: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private ...

Peter Nicholson - Algebra - 1831 - 326 pages
...To reduce a mixed quantity to a fraction of equal value. RULE. Multiply the integer, or whole part, by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator; then under their sum place the original denominator. EXAMPLES. 2 Reduce 5- to an improper fraction.... ## Mercantile Arith

Michael Walsh - 1831 - 348 pages
...terms. Ans. |. II. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole numbers by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. NOTE. To express a whole number fraction-wise,... ## A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies as Well as ..., Volume 1

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1831 - 670 pages
...Reduce a Mixed Number to its Equivalent Improper Fraction. * MULTIPLY the integer or whole number hy the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator ; then set that sum above the denominator for the fraction required. EXAMPLE«. 1. Reduce 23} to a... ## The Tutor's Assistant: Being a Compendium of Arithmetic and a Complete ...

Francis Walkingame - 1832 - 208 pages
...Reduce |^i to its To west terms. Facit J. 3. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator for a new numerator, which place over the denominator. Note. To express whole numbers fraction-ways,... ## The Arithmetical Manual

Samuel Read Hall - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...-)- 4 sevenths, = 25 sevenths or Zf-. Ans. Hence, to reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction, multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator ; this sum written over the denominator will form the fraction required. In 16f dollars how many eighths?... ## A New System of Arithmetick: In which the Rules are Familiarly Demonstrated ...

William Ruger - Arithmetic - 1832 - 288 pages
...— To reduce a mixed number to its equivalentimproper fraction. RULE. — Multiply the integer or whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator; then set that sum above the denominator for the fraction required . EXAMPLES. 1. Reduce 15| to an improper... ## The Tutor's Assistant: Being a Compendium of Practical Arithmetic, for the ...

Francis Walkingame - 1833 - 204 pages
...equivalent number. Ans. ?!{§• Case 3. Го reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction.* RULE. Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator for the numerator required, which place over the denominator. NOTE. Any whole number may be expressed... ## Geometry: Applied to the Mensuration of Lines, Surfaces, Solids, Heights and ...

B[enjamin] Franklin Callender - Measurement - 1836 - 226 pages
...»if>» ANS. 144. SECTION V. Change of Mixed NumberS. To change a mixed number to an improper fraction. Multiply the whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator. 1. Change 5§ to thirdS. 5X3+2=17. ANS. tf. 2. Change 12£ to an improper fraction. ANS. 1%3. 3. In... ## The Mercantile Arithmetic: Adapted to the Commerece of the United States, in ...

Michael Walsh - Arithmetic - 1838 - 327 pages
...terms. Ans. f . II. To reduce a mixed number to an improper fraction. RULE. Multiply the whole numbers by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator for a new numerator, and place it over the denominator. NOTE. To express a whole number fraction-wise,... 