What is 5 51/19 as a decimal?

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Solution: 5 51/19 as a decimal is 7.68MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 5 51/19 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 5 by 19 and add its product to 51 in the numerator to get: 146/19. Now we will attempt to convert 146/19 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 146 by the denominator 19:146 (numerator) Γ· 19 (denominator) = 7.68As a result, you get 7.68 as your answer when you convert 5 51/19 (or 146/19) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 24 30/4 as a decimal?What is 4 9/33 as a decimal?What is 4 13/31 as a decimal?What is 5 49/17 as a decimal?