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What is 31/6 as a mixed number?
A mixed fraction is defined as a fraction formed by combining a whole number and a fraction.
Answer: 31/6 as a mixed number can be written as 5 1/6
Let's look at how to write 31/6 as a mixed number in the explanation below.
31/6 is an improper fraction. Let's take the numerator and divide it by the denominator.
Divide 31 by 6. The quotient digit is 5.
Multiply the quotient digit 5 by the divisor 6.
Subtract 30 from 31.
The result of 31 divided by 6 is 5 with a remainder of 1.
Thus, 31/6 as a mixed number can be written as 5 1/6.