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What is 33 36/3 as a decimal?

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Solution: 33 36/3 as a decimal is 45MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 33 36/3 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 33 by 3 and add its product to 36 in the numerator to get: 135/3. Now we will attempt to convert 135/3 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 3:135 (numerator) Γ· 3 (denominator) = 45As a result, you get 45 as your answer when you convert 33 36/3 (or 135/3) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 39/13 as a decimal?What is 3 5/41 as a decimal?What is 1 100/32 as a decimal?What is 2 49/40 as a decimal?