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What is 122 61/112 as a decimal?

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Solution: 122 61/112 as a decimal is 122.54MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 122 61/112 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 122 by 112 and add its product to 61 in the numerator to get: 13725/112. Now we will attempt to convert 13725/112 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 13725 by the denominator 112:13725 (numerator) Γ· 112 (denominator) = 122.54As a result, you get 122.54 as your answer when you convert 122 61/112 (or 13725/112) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 55/39 as a decimal?What is 10 2/14 as a decimal?What is 6 16/20 as a decimal?What is 2 31/25 as a decimal?