What is 30 24/4 as a decimal?

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Solution: 30 24/4 as a decimal is 36MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 30 24/4 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 30 by 4 and add its product to 24 in the numerator to get: 144/4. Now we will attempt to convert 144/4 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 144 by the denominator 4:144 (numerator) Γ· 4 (denominator) = 36As a result, you get 36 as your answer when you convert 30 24/4 (or 144/4) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 4 59/6 as a decimal?What is 5 17/20 as a decimal?What is 1 29/36 as a decimal?What is 1 45/31 as a decimal?