What is 43 25/2 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 43 25/2 as a decimal is 55.5 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 43 25/2 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 43 by 2 and add its product to 25 in the numerator to get: 111/2. Now we will attempt to convert 111/2 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 111 by the denominator 2: 111 (numerator) Γ· 2 (denominator) = 55.5 As a result, you get 55.5 as your answer when you convert 43 25/2 (or 111/2) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 3 28/31 as a decimal? What is 4 13/15 as a decimal? What is 9 1/16 as a decimal? What is 6 40/12 as a decimal?