Q:

What is 3 76/6 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

A:
Solution: 3 76/6 as a decimal is 15.67MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 3 76/6 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 6 and add its product to 76 in the numerator to get: 94/6. Now we will attempt to convert 94/6 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 94 by the denominator 6:94 (numerator) ÷ 6 (denominator) = 15.67As a result, you get 15.67 as your answer when you convert 3 76/6 (or 94/6) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 48/38 as a decimal?What is 4 1/25 as a decimal?What is 2 37/27 as a decimal?What is 4 6/13 as a decimal?