What is 4 2/31 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 4 2/31 as a decimal is 4.06 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 4 2/31 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 4 by 31 and add its product to 2 in the numerator to get: 126/31. Now we will attempt to convert 126/31 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 126 by the denominator 31: 126 (numerator) Γ· 31 (denominator) = 4.06 As a result, you get 4.06 as your answer when you convert 4 2/31 (or 126/31) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 1/44 as a decimal? What is 3 5/41 as a decimal? What is 2 24/50 as a decimal? What is 1 25/36 as a decimal?