What is 1 80/14 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 80/14 as a decimal is 6.71MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 80/14 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 14 and add its product to 80 in the numerator to get: 94/14. Now we will attempt to convert 94/14 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 94/14 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 94 by the denominator 14:94 (numerator) ÷ 14 (denominator) = 6.71And there you go! We got 6.71 as the answer when you convert 1 80/14 (or 94/14) to a decimal.Practice more problems!All it takes to be better at something is some practice! Take a look at some more similar problems on converting fractions to decimals and give them a go:What is 5 46/14 as a decimal?What is 1 2/29 as a decimal?What is 5 16/24 as a decimal?What is 13 25/2 as a decimal?