## Calculating 1 3/4 times 3 in Fraction Form

This article explains how to calculate 1 3/4 times 3 in fraction form.

### Step 1: Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction.

**1 3/4**can be converted to an improper fraction by multiplying the whole number (1) by the denominator (4) and adding the numerator (3). This gives us 7.- The denominator stays the same, so we get
**7/4**.

### Step 2: Multiply the fractions.

- We now have
**7/4 * 3/1**. - To multiply fractions, we multiply the numerators and the denominators.
- This gives us
**(7 * 3) / (4 * 1) = 21/4**.

### Step 3: Simplify the fraction.

**21/4**can be simplified to**5 1/4**.

### Conclusion

Therefore, 1 3/4 times 3 in fraction form is **5 1/4**.