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What is 1 64/31 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 64/31 as a decimal is 3.06MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 64/31 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 31 and add its product to 64 in the numerator to get: 95/31. Now we will attempt to convert 95/31 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 95 by the denominator 31:95 (numerator) Γ· 31 (denominator) = 3.06As a result, you get 3.06 as your answer when you convert 1 64/31 (or 95/31) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 24/35 as a decimal?What is 30 13/4 as a decimal?What is 2 7/38 as a decimal?What is 2 51/42 as a decimal?