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What is 2 105/15 as a decimal?

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Solution: 2 105/15 as a decimal is 9MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 2 105/15 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 2 by 15 and add its product to 105 in the numerator to get: 135/15. Now we will attempt to convert 135/15 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 135 by the denominator 15:135 (numerator) Γ· 15 (denominator) = 9As a result, you get 9 as your answer when you convert 2 105/15 (or 135/15) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 4 20/28 as a decimal?What is 8 21/7 as a decimal?What is 2 37/25 as a decimal?What is 1 91/44 as a decimal?