Q:

What is 7 18/18 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

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Solution: 7 18/18 as a decimal is 8 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 7 18/18 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 7 by 18 and add its product to 18 in the numerator to get: 144/18. Now we will attempt to convert 144/18 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 144 by the denominator 18: 144 (numerator) ÷ 18 (denominator) = 8 As a result, you get 8 as your answer when you convert 7 18/18 (or 144/18) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 1 114/24 as a decimal? What is 3 13/42 as a decimal? What is 25 1/6 as a decimal? What is 22 45/4 as a decimal?