What is 9 6/13 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 9 6/13 as a decimal is 9.46 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 9 6/13 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 9 by 13 and add its product to 6 in the numerator to get: 123/13. Now we will attempt to convert 123/13 to a decimal using the following method: Explanation using the division method: A fraction is usually split into two parts: the first part is the number on top, called the numerator; and the second part is the number on the bottom, called the denominator. These are both separated by a line called the “divisor line”. We can use the division method help to solve this question: to get a decimal, simply divide the numerator 123 by the denominator 13 (which you can enter in any calculator): 123 (numerator) ÷ 13 (denominator) = 9.46 And finally, you get 9.46 as your answer when you convert 9 6/13 (or 123/13) to a decimal. Practice more conversion 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 1 5/42 as a decimal? What is 1 125/19 as a decimal? What is 11 29/11 as a decimal? What is 2 88/30 as a decimal?