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What is 1 94/26 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 94/26 as a decimal is 4.62MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 94/26 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 26 and add its product to 94 in the numerator to get: 120/26. Now we will attempt to convert 120/26 to a decimal using the following method. Explanation using the division method:A fraction is written in terms of two parts: the number on top is called the numerator and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. We can use the division method to solve this question. To get a decimal, simply divide the numerator 120 by the denominator 26:120 (numerator) Γ· 26 (denominator) = 4.62As a result, you get 4.62 as your answer when you convert 1 94/26 (or 120/26) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 25/43 as a decimal?What is 10 1/15 as a decimal?What is 4 2/36 as a decimal?What is 10 4/14 as a decimal?