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What is 9 64/6 as a decimal?

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Solution: 9 64/6 as a decimal is 19.67MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 9 64/6 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 9 by 6 and add its product to 64 in the numerator to get: 118/6. Now we will attempt to convert 118/6 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 118 by the denominator 6:118 (numerator) Γ· 6 (denominator) = 19.67As a result, you get 19.67 as your answer when you convert 9 64/6 (or 118/6) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 5 54/18 as a decimal?What is 2 32/36 as a decimal?What is 1 79/42 as a decimal?What is 2 78/26 as a decimal?