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What is 1 91/19 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 91/19 as a decimal is 5.79MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 91/19 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 19 and add its product to 91 in the numerator to get: 110/19. Now we will attempt to convert 110/19 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 110 by the denominator 19:110 (numerator) Γ· 19 (denominator) = 5.79As a result, you get 5.79 as your answer when you convert 1 91/19 (or 110/19) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 23/20 as a decimal?What is 3 4/48 as a decimal?What is 2 52/49 as a decimal?What is 5 21/16 as a decimal?