Q:

What is 4 64/13 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

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Solution: 4 64/13 as a decimal is 8.92 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 4 64/13 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 4 by 13 and add its product to 64 in the numerator to get: 116/13. Now we will attempt to convert 116/13 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 116 by the denominator 13: 116 (numerator) Γ· 13 (denominator) = 8.92 As a result, you get 8.92 as your answer when you convert 4 64/13 (or 116/13) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 53/12 as a decimal? What is 3 48/32 as a decimal? What is 3 3/49 as a decimal? What is 4 2/37 as a decimal?