What is 4 48/17 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 4 48/17 as a decimal is 6.82 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 4 48/17 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 4 by 17 and add its product to 48 in the numerator to get: 116/17. Now we will attempt to convert 116/17 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 116 by the denominator 17: 116 (numerator) Γ· 17 (denominator) = 6.82 As a result, you get 6.82 as your answer when you convert 4 48/17 (or 116/17) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 4/44 as a decimal? What is 6 13/9 as a decimal? What is 4 3/34 as a decimal? What is 3 55/23 as a decimal?