What is 3 17/27 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 17/27 as a decimal is 3.63MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 3 17/27 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 27 and add its product to 17 in the numerator to get: 98/27. Now we will attempt to convert 98/27 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 98 by the denominator 27:98 (numerator) Γ· 27 (denominator) = 3.63As a result, you get 3.63 as your answer when you convert 3 17/27 (or 98/27) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 19/12 as a decimal?What is 4 12/23 as a decimal?What is 4 18/29 as a decimal?What is 4 15/26 as a decimal?