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What is 131/114 as a mixed number?

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Solution: 131/114 as a mixed number is 1 17/114 Methods Step-by-step solution of converting 131/114 as a mixed number There are three basic steps to convert an improper fraction to a mixed number: Divide the numerator by the denominator (you can use long division if you want to!) to find out what the quotient and the remainder are. If the fraction is made up of whole numbers, you will always get an integer quotient and an integer remainder. Note down what your quotient, remainder, and original denominator is. Now rewrite these three numbers in Step 2 in a mixed number format where: the quotient is the whole number next to the proper fraction the remainder is the numerator of the proper fraction the original denominator is the new denominator of the proper fraction Let’s apply these steps to our problem. What is 131 divided by 114? If you do some thinking or long division, you should get: 131 ÷ 114 → Quotient of 1 and a remainder of 17. Now that we have all the numbers we need, let’s piece together our answer: 131 ÷ 114 = 1 17/114 Practice solving other mixed number problems: The best way to become a pro at converting improper fractions to mixed numbers is by practicing. Take a look at some more problems below so that you can solve it without hesitation! What is 177/158 as a mixed number? What is 83/30 as a mixed number? What is 195/139 as a mixed number? What is 70/5 as a mixed number? What is 136/14 as a mixed number?