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I am an improper fraction that is more than two and one third and less thatn two and three fourths. The sum of my numerator and denominator is 29. What number am I?

2 1/3 = 7/3 = 28/12 = 2.333....
2 3/4 = 11/4= 33/12 = 2.75

x/(29-x)

28/1
27/2
26/3
...

25/4

22/7 = 3.14 (approximation of pi)
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21/8 = 2.625 Yes, this is it
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20/9= 2.2222.....

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