Q:

What is 1 127/6 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 127/6 as a decimal is 22.17 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 1 127/6 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 6 and add its product to 127 in the numerator to get: 133/6. Now we will attempt to convert 133/6 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 133 by the denominator 6: 133 (numerator) Γ· 6 (denominator) = 22.17 As a result, you get 22.17 as your answer when you convert 1 127/6 (or 133/6) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 13/34 as a decimal? What is 4 56/17 as a decimal? What is 2 46/35 as a decimal? What is 7 37/16 as a decimal?