What is 4 6/36 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 4 6/36 as a decimal is 4.17 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 4 6/36 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 4 by 36 and add its product to 6 in the numerator to get: 150/36. Now we will attempt to convert 150/36 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 150 by the denominator 36: 150 (numerator) Γ· 36 (denominator) = 4.17 As a result, you get 4.17 as your answer when you convert 4 6/36 (or 150/36) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 2 35/50 as a decimal? What is 6 13/15 as a decimal? What is 1 42/45 as a decimal? What is 2 30/35 as a decimal?