What is 1 93/13 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 93/13 as a decimal is 8.15MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 93/13 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 13 and add its product to 93 in the numerator to get: 106/13. Now we will attempt to convert 106/13 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 106/13 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 106 by the denominator 13:106 (numerator) Γ· 13 (denominator) = 8.15And there you go! We got 8.15 as the answer when you convert 1 93/13 (or 106/13) 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 2 46/41 as a decimal?What is 5 12/26 as a decimal?What is 5 83/13 as a decimal?What is 3 52/28 as a decimal?