What is 2 125/12 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 2 125/12 as a decimal is 12.42 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 2 125/12 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 2 by 12 and add its product to 125 in the numerator to get: 149/12. Now we will attempt to convert 149/12 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 149 by the denominator 12: 149 (numerator) Γ· 12 (denominator) = 12.42 As a result, you get 12.42 as your answer when you convert 2 125/12 (or 149/12) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 5 31/16 as a decimal? What is 3 15/34 as a decimal? What is 5 4/13 as a decimal? What is 2 33/40 as a decimal?