# 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.`**

QUESTION:-

What is as a mixed number?

SOLUTION:-

Mixed number or mixed fraction is a mixture of whole number and fraction. It contains the whole number and the decimal value in form of fraction.

Now we need to know 12/7 as a mixed fraction.

Divide 12 by 7 i.e., 7 x 1 = 7 and the rest remaining value will be 12 - 7 = 5;

`12/7=1(5/7)`

`Answer 1(5/7).`

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