Q:

What is 3 11/34 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 11/34 as a decimal is 3.32 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 11/34 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 34 and add its product to 11 in the numerator to get: 113/34. Now we will attempt to convert 113/34 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 113 by the denominator 34: 113 (numerator) Γ· 34 (denominator) = 3.32 As a result, you get 3.32 as your answer when you convert 3 11/34 (or 113/34) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 2 25/37 as a decimal? What is 9 17/7 as a decimal? What is 4 4/33 as a decimal? What is 10 24/8 as a decimal?