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What is 172/100 as a mixed number?

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Solution: 172/100 as a mixed number is 1 72/100 Methods Step-by-step solution of converting 172/100 as a mixed number There are three basic steps to convert an improper fraction to a mixed number: Divide the numerator by the denominator (you can use long division if you want to!) to find out what the quotient and the remainder are. If the fraction is made up of whole numbers, you will always get an integer quotient and an integer remainder. Note down what your quotient, remainder, and original denominator is. Now rewrite these three numbers in Step 2 in a mixed number format where: the quotient is the whole number next to the proper fraction the remainder is the numerator of the proper fraction the original denominator is the new denominator of the proper fraction Let’s apply these steps to our problem. What is 172 divided by 100? If you do some thinking or long division, you should get: 172 ÷ 100 → Quotient of 1 and a remainder of 72. Now that we have all the numbers we need, let’s piece together our answer: 172 ÷ 100 = 1 72/100 Practice solving other mixed number problems: The best way to become a pro at converting improper fractions to mixed numbers is by practicing. Take a look at some more problems below so that you can solve it without hesitation! What is 137/27 as a mixed number? What is 95/23 as a mixed number? What is 88/36 as a mixed number? What is 34/20 as a mixed number? What is 49/12 as a mixed number?