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Q:
# What is 57/139 as a decimal?

Accepted Solution

A:

Solution: 57/139 as a decimal is 0.41
Methods
Explanation using the division method:
A fraction is usually split into two parts: the first part is the number on top, called the numerator; and the second part is the number on the bottom, called the denominator. These are both separated by a line called the “divisor line”. We can use the division method help to solve this question: to get a decimal, simply divide the numerator 57 by the denominator 139 (which you can enter in any calculator):
57 (numerator) ÷ 139 (denominator) = 0.41
And finally, you get 0.41 as your answer when you convert 57/139 to a decimal.
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