What is 96 26/112 as a decimal?

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Solution: 96 26/112 as a decimal is 96.23MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 96 26/112 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 96 by 112 and add its product to 26 in the numerator to get: 10778/112. Now we will attempt to convert 10778/112 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 10778/112 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 10778 by the denominator 112:10778 (numerator) Γ· 112 (denominator) = 96.23And there you go! We got 96.23 as the answer when you convert 96 26/112 (or 10778/112) 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 2 34/46 as a decimal?What is 3 8/32 as a decimal?What is 4 6/30 as a decimal?What is 2 1/40 as a decimal?