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    how to turn mixed numbers into decimals?

    7 1/4

    what are the steps?
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    Memorize them.

    1/2 = 0.5

    1/3 = 0.3333333333333...
    2/3 = 0.6666666666666...

    1/4 = 0.25
    2/4 = 1/2 (See above)
    3/4 = 0.75

    1/5 = 0.2
    2/5 = 0.4
    3/5 = 0.6
    4/5 - 0.8

    1/6 = 0.16666666666666...
    2/6 = 1/3 (see above)
    3/6 = 1/2 (see above)
    4/6 = 2/3 (see above)
    5/6 = 0.8333333333333...

    1/7 = 0.14285714285714...
    etc.
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    Quote Originally Posted by benjixbunn View Post
    7 1/4

    what are the steps?
    hai benjix...
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