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Q:
# What is 85/51 as a decimal?

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Solution: 85/51 as a decimal is 1.67
Methods
Explanation using the division method:
One method to convert 85/51 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 85 by the denominator 51:
85 (numerator) Γ· 51 (denominator) = 1.67
And there you go! We got 1.67 as the answer when you convert 85/51 to a decimal.
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