# How to turn an improper fraction into a proper fraction?

Proper fractions are the ones which has a numerator smaller than the denominator.

Improper fractions are the ones which has a numerator greater than the denominator.

## Answer: We can not convert improper fraction into proper fraction

Let's understand proper and improper fractions

**Explanation:**

Proper fraction represents parts that are less than 1 while improper fraction represents more than 1

Example: 2/5 (value lesser than 1) is a proper fraction and 9/4 (value greater than 1) is an improper fraction