What is 6 6/15 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 6 6/15 as a decimal is 6.4 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 6 6/15 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 6 by 15 and add its product to 6 in the numerator to get: 96/15. Now we will attempt to convert 96/15 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 96 by the denominator 15: 96 (numerator) Γ· 15 (denominator) = 6.4 As a result, you get 6.4 as your answer when you convert 6 6/15 (or 96/15) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 44/26 as a decimal? What is 1 28/21 as a decimal? What is 2 26/18 as a decimal? What is 2 108/15 as a decimal?