What is 17/5 as a Mixed Number?
We can see 17/5 is an improper fraction. This can be represented as a mixed number which will have a whole number as well as a fractional part.
Answer: 17/5 in the mixed fraction is 3 2/5.
Let us convert the improper fraction to a mixed number.
Converting an improper fraction to a mixed number involves dividing the numerator by the denominator.
And we keep the quotient part as separate
The quotient of 17 divided by 5 is 3
While the remainder of 17 divided by 5 is 2
The mixed number is written as Quotient (Remainder/Divisor), i.e., 3 2/5