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What is 1 92/39 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 92/39 as a decimal is 3.36MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 92/39 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 39 and add its product to 92 in the numerator to get: 131/39. Now we will attempt to convert 131/39 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 131 by the denominator 39:131 (numerator) ÷ 39 (denominator) = 3.36As a result, you get 3.36 as your answer when you convert 1 92/39 (or 131/39) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 4 3/30 as a decimal?What is 2 70/27 as a decimal?What is 2 30/41 as a decimal?What is 5 32/13 as a decimal?