What is 48 38/62 as a decimal?

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Solution: 48 38/62 as a decimal is 48.61MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 48 38/62 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 48 by 62 and add its product to 38 in the numerator to get: 3014/62. Now we will attempt to convert 3014/62 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 3014 by the denominator 62:3014 (numerator) Γ· 62 (denominator) = 48.61As a result, you get 48.61 as your answer when you convert 48 38/62 (or 3014/62) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 2 120/8 as a decimal?What is 1 47/50 as a decimal?What is 1 63/21 as a decimal?What is 2 70/33 as a decimal?