What is 3 6/35 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 3 6/35 as a decimal is 3.17 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 6/35 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 35 and add its product to 6 in the numerator to get: 111/35. Now we will attempt to convert 111/35 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 111 by the denominator 35: 111 (numerator) Γ· 35 (denominator) = 3.17 As a result, you get 3.17 as your answer when you convert 3 6/35 (or 111/35) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 7/47 as a decimal? What is 6 2/24 as a decimal? What is 1 54/23 as a decimal? What is 1 44/33 as a decimal?