# Math

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4

How do you turn fractions like this one into a decimal?

asked by Challie
1. Divide the numerator by the denominator.

posted by Ms. Sue
2. using good-oldfashioned long division, divide 9 by 4 to get 2.25

posted by Reiny
3. can you teache me how to do that I'm so confused.

posted by Challie
4. soo what your sayis just divide like your dividing a regular division problem? for ex. you put the smaller number on the outside?

posted by Challie
5. No. You do NOT always put the smaller number on the outside.

Please go back and read what Reiny and I just told you.

posted by Ms. Sue
6. ok now io get it. Thanks!

posted by Challie
7. You're welcome.

posted by Ms. Sue

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