252-232

A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.

2+52-232

Add 2 and 52.

To write 2 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.

2⋅22+52-232

Combine 2 and 22.

2⋅22+52-232

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

2⋅2+52-232

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 2 by 2.

4+52-232

Add 4 and 5.

92-232

92-232

92-232

92-232

A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.

92-(2+32)

Add 2 and 32.

To write 2 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.

92-(2⋅22+32)

Combine 2 and 22.

92-(2⋅22+32)

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

92-2⋅2+32

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 2 by 2.

92-4+32

Add 4 and 3.

92-72

92-72

92-72

92-72

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

9-72

Subtract 7 from 9.

22

Divide 2 by 2.

1

Combine 2 5/2-2 3/2