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What is 1 64/38 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 64/38 as a decimal is 2.68MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 64/38 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 38 and add its product to 64 in the numerator to get: 102/38. Now we will attempt to convert 102/38 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 102 by the denominator 38:102 (numerator) ÷ 38 (denominator) = 2.68As a result, you get 2.68 as your answer when you convert 1 64/38 (or 102/38) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 34/48 as a decimal?What is 1 92/28 as a decimal?What is 2 32/40 as a decimal?What is 1 52/45 as a decimal?