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What is 1 35/41 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 35/41 as a decimal is 1.85MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 35/41 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 41 and add its product to 35 in the numerator to get: 76/41. Now we will attempt to convert 76/41 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 76 by the denominator 41:76 (numerator) Γ· 41 (denominator) = 1.85As a result, you get 1.85 as your answer when you convert 1 35/41 (or 76/41) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 82/38 as a decimal?What is 2 71/32 as a decimal?What is 3 41/21 as a decimal?What is 4 21/31 as a decimal?