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What is 106 13/14 as a decimal?

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Solution: 106 13/14 as a decimal is 106.93MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 106 13/14 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 106 by 14 and add its product to 13 in the numerator to get: 1497/14. Now we will attempt to convert 1497/14 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 1497 by the denominator 14:1497 (numerator) Γ· 14 (denominator) = 106.93As a result, you get 106.93 as your answer when you convert 106 13/14 (or 1497/14) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 6/48 as a decimal?What is 1 43/27 as a decimal?What is 3 30/40 as a decimal?What is 2 19/18 as a decimal?