Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 1 - Review Exercises - Page 108: 17



Work Step by Step

First, we must remember that an improper fraction is a fraction that has a numerator grater than a denominator. To convert an improper number to a mixed number, divide the denominator into the numerator and write the mixed number in the following format: $$ quotient \frac{remainder}{denominator} $$ For the mixed number, when we divide the denominator $17$ into the numerator $9$, $$17 \div 9 $$ we get the quotient to be $1$ and the remainder to be $8$ Hense, the required mixed number is 1$\frac{8}{9}$.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.