What is 12 18/11 as a decimal?

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Solution: 12 18/11 as a decimal is 13.64MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 12 18/11 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 12 by 11 and add its product to 18 in the numerator to get: 150/11. Now we will attempt to convert 150/11 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 150/11 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 150 by the denominator 11:150 (numerator) Γ· 11 (denominator) = 13.64And there you go! We got 13.64 as the answer when you convert 12 18/11 (or 150/11) 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 4 1/37 as a decimal?What is 3 21/43 as a decimal?What is 6 1/25 as a decimal?What is 2 85/20 as a decimal?