What is 3 29/14 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 3 29/14 as a decimal is 5.07 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 29/14 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 14 and add its product to 29 in the numerator to get: 71/14. Now we will attempt to convert 71/14 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 71 by the denominator 14: 71 (numerator) Γ· 14 (denominator) = 5.07 As a result, you get 5.07 as your answer when you convert 3 29/14 (or 71/14) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 7 11/19 as a decimal? What is 3 1/50 as a decimal? What is 11 10/12 as a decimal? What is 3 13/45 as a decimal?