## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

$\frac{32}{5}$
6$\frac{2}{5}$ Step 1 Multiply the denominator of the fraction and the whole number. Multiply 6* 5 = 30 Step 2 Add to this product the numerator of the fraction Add 2 to 30 = 2+30 =32 Step 3 Write the result of Step 2 as the numerator of the improper fraction and the original denominator as the denominator Use 32, from Step 2, as the numerator of the improper fraction and 5 as the denominator. $\frac{32}{5}$