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What is 3 31/31 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 31/31 as a decimal is 4MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 3 31/31 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 31 and add its product to 31 in the numerator to get: 124/31. Now we will attempt to convert 124/31 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 124 by the denominator 31:124 (numerator) Γ· 31 (denominator) = 4As a result, you get 4 as your answer when you convert 3 31/31 (or 124/31) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 30/36 as a decimal?What is 6 5/22 as a decimal?What is 11 26/11 as a decimal?What is 3 3/49 as a decimal?