What is 5 54/11 as a decimal?

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Solution: 5 54/11 as a decimal is 9.91MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 5 54/11 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 5 by 11 and add its product to 54 in the numerator to get: 109/11. Now we will attempt to convert 109/11 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 109 by the denominator 11:109 (numerator) Γ· 11 (denominator) = 9.91As a result, you get 9.91 as your answer when you convert 5 54/11 (or 109/11) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 31/31 as a decimal?What is 3 18/39 as a decimal?What is 10 1/14 as a decimal?What is 6 11/21 as a decimal?