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What is 28 34/2 as a decimal?

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Solution: 28 34/2 as a decimal is 45MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 28 34/2 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 28 by 2 and add its product to 34 in the numerator to get: 90/2. Now we will attempt to convert 90/2 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 90 by the denominator 2:90 (numerator) Γ· 2 (denominator) = 45As a result, you get 45 as your answer when you convert 28 34/2 (or 90/2) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 23/48 as a decimal?What is 5 38/13 as a decimal?What is 7 18/7 as a decimal?What is 3 92/12 as a decimal?