What is 3 19/37 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 3 19/37 as a decimal is 3.51 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 19/37 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 37 and add its product to 19 in the numerator to get: 130/37. Now we will attempt to convert 130/37 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 130 by the denominator 37: 130 (numerator) Γ· 37 (denominator) = 3.51 As a result, you get 3.51 as your answer when you convert 3 19/37 (or 130/37) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 2/37 as a decimal? What is 2 45/47 as a decimal? What is 1 19/48 as a decimal? What is 48 36/2 as a decimal?