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What is 50 28/82 as a decimal?

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Solution: 50 28/82 as a decimal is 50.34MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 50 28/82 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 50 by 82 and add its product to 28 in the numerator to get: 4128/82. Now we will attempt to convert 4128/82 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 4128 by the denominator 82:4128 (numerator) Γ· 82 (denominator) = 50.34As a result, you get 50.34 as your answer when you convert 50 28/82 (or 4128/82) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 62/27 as a decimal?What is 3 1/38 as a decimal?What is 15 1/10 as a decimal?What is 1 61/48 as a decimal?