How do you write 2⅓ as an improper fraction?
Improper fraction is a type of fraction where the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator.
Answer: The improper fraction representation of 2⅓ is 7/3.
The improper fraction representation of any number are the numbers having a larger numerator value than the denominator. Such as 6/5, 5/2, etc.
To convert any mixed numbers to improper fractions, use the below steps.
- Firstly, write the mixed number as sum of proper fraction and a whole number.
- Write both the proper fraction and whole number with common denominator.
- Sum using simple summation rules to get the improper fraction.
Therefore, the improper fraction of 2⅓ is as below
2⅓ = 2 + 1/3
= 6/3 + 1/3