# 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.

**Explanation:**

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