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What is 1 18/22 as a decimal?

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Solution: 1 18/22 as a decimal is 1.82MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 1 18/22 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 1 by 22 and add its product to 18 in the numerator to get: 40/22. Now we will attempt to convert 40/22 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 40 by the denominator 22:40 (numerator) Γ· 22 (denominator) = 1.82As a result, you get 1.82 as your answer when you convert 1 18/22 (or 40/22) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 1 6/35 as a decimal?What is 4 36/22 as a decimal?What is 7 9/19 as a decimal?What is 2 14/34 as a decimal?