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    13/42 as a Decimal

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    13/42 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 13/42 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    13/42 as a Decimal Expansion
    13/42 = 0.3095
    Hence,
    13/42 as a decimal equals to 0.3095
    where,
    13/42 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 13/42 is 0.3095

    13/42 as a Mixed Number
    The given fraction 13/42 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 13 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 42.

    For values other than 13/42, use this below tool:

    How-to: 13/42 as a Decimal

    The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 13/42 as a decimal equivalent.
    step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
    Input values:
    The fraction = 13/42

    What to be found:
    Find the decimal expansion of fraction 13/42.


    step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 13/42, so find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator. Since the number of digits are equal in both numerator and denominator, multiply 100 with both numerator and denominator of 13/42.
    = 13/42 x 100/100


    step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
    = 100 x 13/42 x 1/100
    = 1300/42 x 1/100


    step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 1300/42 x 1/100
    = 1260 + 40/42 x 1/100
    = ( 1260/42 + 40/42) x 1/100
    = (30 + 40/42 ) x 1/100


    step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 40/42 in the above expression:
    = (30 + 40/42 ) x 1/100
    = (30 + 0.952) x 1/100


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = (30 + 0.952) x 1/100
    = 30.952 x 1/100
    = 30.952/100
    13/42= 0.30952

    Hence,
    13/42 as a decimal is 0.30952


    Quick Reference Table: 13/42 as a Decimal

    The below quick reference table for the nearest values of fraction 13/42 provides the equivalent value in decimal form.

    Fractionas a Decimal
    16/420.381
    15/420.3571
    14/420.3333
    13/420.3095
    12/420.2857
    13/390.33333
    13/400.325
    13/410.31707
    13/430.30233
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