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What is 1 46/93 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 46/93 as a decimal is 1.49MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 46/93 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 93 and add its product to 46 in the numerator to get: 139/93. Now we will attempt to convert 139/93 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 93:139 (numerator) Γ· 93 (denominator) = 1.49As a result, you get 1.49 as your answer when you convert 1 46/93 (or 139/93) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 12 52/4 as a decimal?What is 2 53/47 as a decimal?What is 1 2/36 as a decimal?What is 4 14/34 as a decimal?