What is 9 2/6 as a decimal?

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Solution: 9 2/6 as a decimal is 9.33MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 9 2/6 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 9 by 6 and add its product to 2 in the numerator to get: 56/6. Now we will attempt to convert 56/6 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 56 by the denominator 6:56 (numerator) Γ· 6 (denominator) = 9.33As a result, you get 9.33 as your answer when you convert 9 2/6 (or 56/6) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 32/48 as a decimal?What is 2 98/19 as a decimal?What is 3 7/45 as a decimal?What is 1 106/41 as a decimal?