Q:

What is 11 106/3 as a decimal?

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Solution: 11 106/3 as a decimal is 46.33 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 11 106/3 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 11 by 3 and add its product to 106 in the numerator to get: 139/3. Now we will attempt to convert 139/3 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 139 by the denominator 3: 139 (numerator) Γ· 3 (denominator) = 46.33 As a result, you get 46.33 as your answer when you convert 11 106/3 (or 139/3) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 24/41 as a decimal? What is 6 24/4 as a decimal? What is 5 24/17 as a decimal? What is 3 15/32 as a decimal?