What is 1 77/32 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 77/32 as a decimal is 3.41 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 1 77/32 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 32 and add its product to 77 in the numerator to get: 109/32. Now we will attempt to convert 109/32 to a decimal using the following method: Explanation using the division method: One method to convert 109/32 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 109 by the denominator 32: 109 (numerator) Γ· 32 (denominator) = 3.41 And there you go! We got 3.41 as the answer when you convert 1 77/32 (or 109/32) 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 4 53/13 as a decimal? What is 2 10/38 as a decimal? What is 1 13/45 as a decimal? What is 9 49/8 as a decimal?