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What is 3 22/27 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 22/27 as a decimal is 3.81MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 3 22/27 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 27 and add its product to 22 in the numerator to get: 103/27. Now we will attempt to convert 103/27 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 103 by the denominator 27:103 (numerator) ÷ 27 (denominator) = 3.81As a result, you get 3.81 as your answer when you convert 3 22/27 (or 103/27) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 53/26 as a decimal?What is 1 22/7 as a decimal?What is 1 10/46 as a decimal?What is 6 54/15 as a decimal?