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What is 50 81/124 as a decimal?

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Solution: 50 81/124 as a decimal is 50.65MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 50 81/124 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 50 by 124 and add its product to 81 in the numerator to get: 6281/124. Now we will attempt to convert 6281/124 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 6281 by the denominator 124:6281 (numerator) Γ· 124 (denominator) = 50.65As a result, you get 50.65 as your answer when you convert 50 81/124 (or 6281/124) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 78/27 as a decimal?What is 3 19/42 as a decimal?What is 3 83/14 as a decimal?What is 7 8/20 as a decimal?