What is 3 20/30 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 3 20/30 as a decimal is 3.67 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 3 20/30 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 30 and add its product to 20 in the numerator to get: 110/30. Now we will attempt to convert 110/30 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 110 by the denominator 30: 110 (numerator) Γ· 30 (denominator) = 3.67 As a result, you get 3.67 as your answer when you convert 3 20/30 (or 110/30) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 5 93/11 as a decimal? What is 3 22/24 as a decimal? What is 2 45/50 as a decimal? What is 1 42/36 as a decimal?