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Q:
# What is 3 11/39 as a decimal?

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Solution: 3 11/39 as a decimal is 3.28
Methods
First step – Making the fraction improper:
The first step to changing 3 11/39 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 3 by 39 and add its product to 11 in the numerator to get: 128/39. Now we will attempt to convert 128/39 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 128 by the denominator 39:
128 (numerator) ÷ 39 (denominator) = 3.28
As a result, you get 3.28 as your answer when you convert 3 11/39 (or 128/39) to a decimal.
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