What is 147 149/47 as a decimal?

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Solution: 147 149/47 as a decimal is 150.17MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 147 149/47 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 147 by 47 and add its product to 149 in the numerator to get: 7058/47. Now we will attempt to convert 7058/47 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 7058/47 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 7058 by the denominator 47:7058 (numerator) Γ· 47 (denominator) = 150.17And there you go! We got 150.17 as the answer when you convert 147 149/47 (or 7058/47) to a decimal.Practice more problems!All it takes to be better at something is some practice! Take a look at some more similar problems on converting fractions to decimals and give them a go:What is 1 5/49 as a decimal?What is 5 1/30 as a decimal?What is 4 71/11 as a decimal?What is 10 2/14 as a decimal?