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Mixed Fractions 

Mixed Fractions
Numbers and Percentages

Stephen J. Lurie

and Margaret A. Winker

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date: 16 September 2019

For less precise measurements, mixed fractions may be used instead of decimals. These expressions usually involve time. Common fractions are typically spelled out (see , Spelling Out Numbers, Common Fractions).The surgery lasted 3¼ hours. The patient was hospitalized for 5½ days. Of the patients returning for a second visit, half received the intervention.

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