Solve for: -4 (1)/(2)

Expression: $-4 \frac{ 1 }{ 2 }$

Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction

$-\frac{ 4 \times 2+1 }{ 2 }$

Multiply the numbers

$-\frac{ 8+1 }{ 2 }$

Add the numbers

$-\frac{ 9 }{ 2 }$