11/2 as a decimal and mixed number expansion provides the detailed information about what is 11/2 in decimal and mixed number form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.**11/2 as a Decimal Expansion**

11/2 = 5.5

Hence,

11/2 as a decimal equals to **5.5**

__where,__

11/2 is a given fraction,

The decimal expansion of 11/2 is 5.5

**11/2 as a Mixed Number**

11/2 = (10 + 1)/2

= 10/2 + 1/2

= 5 + 1/2

= 5 1/2

11/2 = 5 1/2

Hence,

11/2 as a mixed number is **5 ^{1}/_{2}**

11/2 is a given fraction,

5

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 11/2 as a decimal equivalent.

step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:__Input values:__

The fraction = 11/2__What to be found:__

Find the equivalent decimal expansion and mixed number for fraction 11/2.

step 2 Multiply both numerator and denominator by 5 to make the denominator as powers of 10:

= 11/2 x 5/5

= 55/10

step 3 The numerator 55 of fraction 55/10 can also be expressed as 55.00. Being 10 as the denominator, move the decimal point 1 decimal places from right to left in the numerator to write the fraction as decimal number.

= 55/10

= 5.5

Hence,

11/2 as a decimal is 5.5