What is 10 7/14 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

Solution: 10 7/14 as a decimal is 10.5 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 10 7/14 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 10 by 14 and add its product to 7 in the numerator to get: 147/14. Now we will attempt to convert 147/14 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 147 by the denominator 14: 147 (numerator) Γ· 14 (denominator) = 10.5 As a result, you get 10.5 as your answer when you convert 10 7/14 (or 147/14) to a decimal. Convert some more fractions to decimals! Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals: What is 2 26/46 as a decimal? What is 2 7/43 as a decimal? What is 9 28/11 as a decimal? What is 5 3/26 as a decimal?