Mammoth Memory

Mixed number

`2\2/3` - Mixed numbers are whole numbers (integers) and a fraction combined into one mixed number.

A memory aid to remember mixed numbers 

We had a room full of numbers.

We mixed them up and got:

Mix those numbers up! 


Example 1


`3` whole numbers and `1/3` is a mixed number


Example 2

Example of a mixed number in picture form 

The above number is a mixed number i.e. one whole circle and `1/2` a circle (in red).


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