What is 4 16/20 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 4 16/20 as a decimal is 4.8 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 4 16/20 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 4 by 20 and add its product to 16 in the numerator to get: 96/20. Now we will attempt to convert 96/20 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 96 by the denominator 20: 96 (numerator) Γ· 20 (denominator) = 4.8 As a result, you get 4.8 as your answer when you convert 4 16/20 (or 96/20) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 2 7/21 as a decimal? What is 3 20/36 as a decimal? What is 2 83/5 as a decimal? What is 2 19/17 as a decimal?