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What is 8 16/11 as a decimal?

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Solution: 8 16/11 as a decimal is 9.45MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 8 16/11 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 8 by 11 and add its product to 16 in the numerator to get: 104/11. Now we will attempt to convert 104/11 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 104 by the denominator 11:104 (numerator) Γ· 11 (denominator) = 9.45As a result, you get 9.45 as your answer when you convert 8 16/11 (or 104/11) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 4 14/31 as a decimal?What is 3 62/14 as a decimal?What is 3 4/32 as a decimal?What is 3 1/29 as a decimal?