Practice Fractions on Your Casio
The Casio fx-260 makes it easy to solve problems with fractions. Use your Casio fx-260 to complete the following examples.
Performing Calculations with Fractions
Example: Follow the steps listed below to add 7/8 + 1 3/4.
The answer on the display should read 2 _| 5_|8 or 2 5/8.
Changing Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions
Students may need to convert mixed numbers to improper fractions or vice versa. For example, they will need to convert mixed numbers to improper fractions on the standard grid.
Follow these simple instructions for converting fractions to other equivalent forms.
Example : Change 3 1/2 to an improper fraction.
Use your calculator and complete the following steps.
Your display should now show 7 _| 2. which is the improper fraction 7/2.