What is 135 97/148 as a decimal?

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Solution: 135 97/148 as a decimal is 135.66MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 135 97/148 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 135 by 148 and add its product to 97 in the numerator to get: 20077/148. Now we will attempt to convert 20077/148 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 20077/148 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 20077 by the denominator 148:20077 (numerator) Γ· 148 (denominator) = 135.66And there you go! We got 135.66 as the answer when you convert 135 97/148 (or 20077/148) 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 4 21/32 as a decimal?What is 2 51/46 as a decimal?What is 1 109/33 as a decimal?What is 1 109/22 as a decimal?