Definition of mixed number in English:

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mixed number

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noun

A number consisting of an integer and a proper fraction.
Example sentences
  • The Mathematics Computation subtest assesses skills in computing with whole numbers, fractions, mixed numbers, decimals, and algebraic equations.
  • Twelve items asked students to add fractions, which were graduated in difficulty from like denominators without renaming to mixed numbers with renaming.
  • There are instructions and problems to work through for the operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, first using fractions and then working with mixed numbers.

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Syllabification: mixed num·ber

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