What is 2 13/32 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 2 13/32 as a decimal is 2.41 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 2 13/32 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 2 by 32 and add its product to 13 in the numerator to get: 77/32. Now we will attempt to convert 77/32 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 77 by the denominator 32 (which you can enter in any calculator): 77 (numerator) ÷ 32 (denominator) = 2.41 And finally, you get 2.41 as your answer when you convert 2 13/32 (or 77/32) 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 13 13/8 as a decimal? What is 1 11/24 as a decimal? What is 4 6/36 as a decimal? What is 7 1/18 as a decimal?