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What is 3 64/25 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 64/25 as a decimal is 5.56MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 3 64/25 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 25 and add its product to 64 in the numerator to get: 139/25. Now we will attempt to convert 139/25 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 25:139 (numerator) Γ· 25 (denominator) = 5.56As a result, you get 5.56 as your answer when you convert 3 64/25 (or 139/25) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 41/41 as a decimal?What is 1 64/19 as a decimal?What is 1 110/39 as a decimal?What is 2 45/24 as a decimal?