The procedure to convert the mixed fraction into an improper fraction is:
Step 1: Multiply the whole number by the denominator value
Step 2: Now, add the obtained value with the numerator value, which is the numerator value of an improper fraction
Step 3: Write down the same denominator value given in the proper fraction
Step 4: Finally, a new fraction is obtained, which is called an improper fraction.
51/2 as improper fraction
Given Mixed fraction is 51/2
Step 1: Multiply 5 by 2: 5 × 2 = 10
Step 2: Add 10 with 1: 10+1 = 11 (New numerator value).
Hence, the improper fraction is 11/2.
51/2 as improper fraction is 11/2