What is 1 10/15 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 10/15 as a decimal is 1.67MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 10/15 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 15 and add its product to 10 in the numerator to get: 25/15. Now we will attempt to convert 25/15 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 25 by the denominator 15:25 (numerator) Γ· 15 (denominator) = 1.67As a result, you get 1.67 as your answer when you convert 1 10/15 (or 25/15) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 16/43 as a decimal?What is 6 11/21 as a decimal?What is 2 84/16 as a decimal?What is 1 37/50 as a decimal?