What is 10 23/9 as a decimal?

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Solution: 10 23/9 as a decimal is 12.56MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 10 23/9 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 10 by 9 and add its product to 23 in the numerator to get: 113/9. Now we will attempt to convert 113/9 to a decimal using the following method:Explanation using the division method:One method to convert 113/9 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 113 by the denominator 9:113 (numerator) Γ· 9 (denominator) = 12.56And there you go! We got 12.56 as the answer when you convert 10 23/9 (or 113/9) 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 1 96/44 as a decimal?What is 2 59/28 as a decimal?What is 7 3/18 as a decimal?What is 4 13/25 as a decimal?