What is 1 99/34 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 99/34 as a decimal is 3.91MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 99/34 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 34 and add its product to 99 in the numerator to get: 133/34. Now we will attempt to convert 133/34 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 133/34 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 133 by the denominator 34:133 (numerator) Γ· 34 (denominator) = 3.91And there you go! We got 3.91 as the answer when you convert 1 99/34 (or 133/34) 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 20/31 as a decimal?What is 2 41/46 as a decimal?What is 6 57/10 as a decimal?What is 26 3/5 as a decimal?