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What is 3 29/22 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 29/22 as a decimal is 4.32 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 29/22 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 22 and add its product to 29 in the numerator to get: 95/22. Now we will attempt to convert 95/22 to a decimal using the following method: Explanation using the division method: One method to convert 95/22 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 95 by the denominator 22: 95 (numerator) Γ· 22 (denominator) = 4.32 And there you go! We got 4.32 as the answer when you convert 3 29/22 (or 95/22) to a decimal. Practice more problems! All it takes to be better at something is some practice! Take a look at some more similar problems on converting fractions to decimals and give them a go: What is 2 13/45 as a decimal? What is 7 3/16 as a decimal? What is 3 20/41 as a decimal? What is 1 80/25 as a decimal?