What is 56 146/134 as a decimal?

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Solution: 56 146/134 as a decimal is 57.09MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 56 146/134 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 56 by 134 and add its product to 146 in the numerator to get: 7650/134. Now we will attempt to convert 7650/134 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 7650/134 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 7650 by the denominator 134:7650 (numerator) Γ· 134 (denominator) = 57.09And there you go! We got 57.09 as the answer when you convert 56 146/134 (or 7650/134) 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 10 4/12 as a decimal?What is 14 60/4 as a decimal?What is 4 10/34 as a decimal?What is 20 31/3 as a decimal?