What is 9 2/14 as a decimal?

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Solution: 9 2/14 as a decimal is 9.14 Methods First step – Making the fraction improper: The first step to changing 9 2/14 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 9 by 14 and add its product to 2 in the numerator to get: 128/14. Now we will attempt to convert 128/14 to a decimal using the following method: Explanation using the division method: One method to convert 128/14 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 128 by the denominator 14: 128 (numerator) ÷ 14 (denominator) = 9.14 And there you go! We got 9.14 as the answer when you convert 9 2/14 (or 128/14) 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 20 17/5 as a decimal? What is 3 11/35 as a decimal? What is 1 30/36 as a decimal? What is 4 82/15 as a decimal?