## Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers Exploration.docx - Section 3: Skill Building/Exploration

Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers Exploration.docx

# Is it 1 or more than 1? (Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers)

Unit 1: Fractions
Lesson 1 of 22

## Big Idea: Fractions with numerators equal to or larger than the denominator can be written as a whole or mixed number. Models can be used to show improper fractions or mixed numbers.

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Math, mixed numbers, improper fractions
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### Rose Monroe

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