What is 10 2/13 as a decimal?

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Solution: 10 2/13 as a decimal is 10.15MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 10 2/13 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 10 by 13 and add its product to 2 in the numerator to get: 132/13. Now we will attempt to convert 132/13 to a decimal using the following method: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 132 by the denominator 13 (which you can enter in any calculator):132 (numerator) ÷ 13 (denominator) = 10.15And finally, you get 10.15 as your answer when you convert 10 2/13 (or 132/13) to a decimal. Practice more conversion problemsAll it takes to be better at something is some practice! Take a look at some more similar problems on converting fractions to decimals and give them a go:What is 25 1/6 as a decimal?What is 5 28/22 as a decimal?What is 7 10/19 as a decimal?What is 1 4/45 as a decimal?