Q:

What is 3 104/13 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

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Solution: 3 104/13 as a decimal is 11 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 104/13 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 13 and add its product to 104 in the numerator to get: 143/13. Now we will attempt to convert 143/13 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 143 by the denominator 13: 143 (numerator) Γ· 13 (denominator) = 11 As a result, you get 11 as your answer when you convert 3 104/13 (or 143/13) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 13 18/10 as a decimal? What is 6 67/11 as a decimal? What is 7 26/16 as a decimal? What is 2 63/39 as a decimal?