What is 7 23/16 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 7 23/16 as a decimal is 8.44 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 7 23/16 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 7 by 16 and add its product to 23 in the numerator to get: 135/16. Now we will attempt to convert 135/16 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 135 by the denominator 16: 135 (numerator) Γ· 16 (denominator) = 8.44 As a result, you get 8.44 as your answer when you convert 7 23/16 (or 135/16) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 20 22/4 as a decimal? What is 3 7/32 as a decimal? What is 2 83/23 as a decimal? What is 1 29/12 as a decimal?