### Top heavy fractions − converting to mixed numbers

A mixed number has both whole numbers and fractions

- Example 1.
^{5}/_{5}= 1 - Example 2.
^{7}/_{5}= 1^{2}/_{5} - Example 3.
^{17}/_{5}= 3^{2}/_{5} - Example 4.
^{17}/_{7}= 2^{3}/_{7}

5 ÷ 5 = 1

7 ÷ 5 = 1 with remainder of 2.

The 2 becomes the numerator and the denominator is still 5

17 ÷ 5 = 3 with remainder of 2.

The 2 becomes the numerator and the denominator is still 5

17 ÷ 7 = 2 with remainder of 3.

The 3 becomes the numerator and the denominator is still 7