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What is 9 23/14 as a decimal?

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Solution: 9 23/14 as a decimal is 10.64MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 9 23/14 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 9 by 14 and add its product to 23 in the numerator to get: 149/14. Now we will attempt to convert 149/14 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 149 by the denominator 14:149 (numerator) Γ· 14 (denominator) = 10.64As a result, you get 10.64 as your answer when you convert 9 23/14 (or 149/14) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 96/44 as a decimal?What is 2 78/32 as a decimal?What is 2 63/24 as a decimal?What is 4 18/26 as a decimal?