Q:

What is 1 11/49 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 11/49 as a decimal is 1.22 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 1 11/49 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 49 and add its product to 11 in the numerator to get: 60/49. Now we will attempt to convert 60/49 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 60 by the denominator 49: 60 (numerator) Γ· 49 (denominator) = 1.22 As a result, you get 1.22 as your answer when you convert 1 11/49 (or 60/49) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 1 30/30 as a decimal? What is 2 3/49 as a decimal? What is 2 36/26 as a decimal? What is 3 6/41 as a decimal?