What is 1 7/109 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 7/109 as a decimal is 1.06MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 7/109 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 109 and add its product to 7 in the numerator to get: 116/109. Now we will attempt to convert 116/109 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 116/109 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 116 by the denominator 109:116 (numerator) Γ· 109 (denominator) = 1.06And there you go! We got 1.06 as the answer when you convert 1 7/109 (or 116/109) to a decimal.Practice more problems!All it takes to be better at something is some practice! Take a look at some more similar problems on converting fractions to decimals and give them a go:What is 5 3/23 as a decimal?What is 6 123/4 as a decimal?What is 3 8/41 as a decimal?What is 8 47/8 as a decimal?