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what is 12/7 the mixed number ?
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What is `12/7` as a mixed number?
To find the mixed number, divide `12` by `7` .
How many times can `7` go into `12` ? 1 time. This is your whole number.
Next subtract 7 from 12, this is the remainder when dividing. This gives a remainder of 5. This is your numerator. The denominator is your divsor, 7, or the same denominator as the fraction.
`12/7 = 1 5/7`
The solution is `1 5/7.`
Posted by baxthum8 on October 21, 2013 at 10:02 PM (Answer #1)
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