What is 2 9/46 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 2 9/46 as a decimal is 2.2 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 2 9/46 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 2 by 46 and add its product to 9 in the numerator to get: 101/46. Now we will attempt to convert 101/46 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 101 by the denominator 46: 101 (numerator) Γ· 46 (denominator) = 2.2 As a result, you get 2.2 as your answer when you convert 2 9/46 (or 101/46) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 32/31 as a decimal? What is 1 109/32 as a decimal? What is 2 25/21 as a decimal? What is 1 39/46 as a decimal?