# What is 17/7 as a mixed number?

A mixed fraction is defined as a fraction formed by combining a whole number and a fraction.

## Answer: 17/7 as a mixed number can be written as 2 3/7

Let's look at how to write 17/7 as a mixed number in the explanation below.

**Explanation:**

17/7 is an improper fraction. Let's take the numerator and divide it by the denominator.

Divide 17 by 7. The quotient digit is 2.

Multiply the quotient digit 2 by the divisor 7.

Subtract 14 from 17.

The result of 17 divided by 7 is 2 with a remainder of 3.