# Mixed fractions calculator

The calculator performs basic and advanced operations with mixed numbers, fractions, integers, decimals. Mixed fractions are also called mixed numbers. A mixed fraction is a whole number and a proper fraction combined, i.e. one and three-quarters. The calculator evaluates the expression or solves the equation with step-by-step calculation progress information. Solve problems with two or more mixed numbers fractions in one expression.

## Result:

### 3/4 + 2/3 = 17/12 = 1 5/12 ≅ 1.4166667

Spelled result in words is one and five twelfths (or seventeen twelfths).### Calculation steps

- Add: 3/4 + 2/3 = 3 · 3/4 · 3 + 2 · 4/3 · 4 = 9/12 + 8/12 = 9 + 8/12 = 17/12

For adding, subtracting, and comparing fractions, it is suitable to adjust both fractions to a common (equal, identical) denominator. The common denominator you can calculate as the least common multiple of both denominators - LCM(4, 3) = 12. In practice, it is enough to find the common denominator (not necessarily the lowest) by multiplying the denominators: 4 × 3 = 12. In the following intermediate step, the fraction result cannot be further simplified by canceling.

In other words - three quarters plus two thirds = seventeen twelfths.

#### Examples:

• sum of two mixed numbers: 1 3/4 + 2 3/8• addition of three mixed numbers: 1 3/8 + 6 11/13 + 5 7/8

• addition of two mixed numbers: 2 1/2 + 4 2/3

• subtracting two mixed numbers: 7 1/2 - 5 3/4

• multiplication of mixed numbers: 3 3/4 * 2 2/5

• comparing mixed numbers: 3 1/4 2 1/3

• changing improper fraction to mixed number: 9/4

• What is 3/4 as a mixed number: 3/4

• subtracting mixed number and fraction: 1 3/5 - 5/6

• sum mixed number and an improper fraction: 1 3/5 + 11/5

## Mixed fractions in word problems:

- Which 5

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Subtract two mixed numbers: 3 1/2 -1 3/4 - Adding mixed fractions

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A whole bag of dog food weighs 5 1/2 pounds. How much dog food do you have if there are 3 3/4 bags in the cupboard? - The product 3

The product of the two numbers is 15 ⁵/₆. If one of the numbers is 5 ²/₃, find the other. - Adding mixed numerals

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The first team member in a 926-person relay race must run 2 1/4 laps, the second team member must run 1 1/2 laps, and the third team member must run 3 1/4 laps. How many laps in all must each team run?

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