# Mixed Number

## What Are Mixed Numbers

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**Mixed Number**have two parts: an Integer Number and a Fraction; here are a an example: 3

^{1}/

_{4}. A mixed number is effectively the sum of a integer number and a fraction: 3 +

^{1}/

_{4}= 3

^{1}/

_{4}. Also a mixed number by definition is a value greater than one.

Recommended reading: Proper Fractions, Improper Fractions, and Converting Mixed Numbers To Improper Fractions.