# 17/15 as a Decimal and Mixed Number 17/15 as a decimal and mixed number expansion provides the detailed information about what is 17/15 in decimal and mixed number form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

17/15 as a Decimal Expansion
17/15 = 1.1333
Hence,
17/15 as a decimal equals to 1.1333
where,
17/15 is a given fraction,
The decimal expansion of 17/15 is 1.1333

17/15 as a Mixed Number
17/15 = (15 + 2)/15
= 15/15 + 2/15
= 1 + 2/15
= 1 2/15
17/15 = 1 2/15

Hence,
17/15 as a mixed number is 1 2/15
where,
17/15 is a given fraction,
1 2/15 is the mixed number representation of 17/15.

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## How-to: 17/15 as a Decimal

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 17/15 as a decimal equivalent.
step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
Input values:
The fraction = 17/15

What to be found:
Find the equivalent decimal expansion and mixed number for fraction 17/15.

step 2 The numerator is greater than the denominator of the fraction 17/15, so write the given fraction in the expression form in terms of denominator as like the below:
= 17/15
= 15 + 2/15

step 3 Make the above expression as individual fractions:
= 15/15 + 2/15

step 4 Simplify the above expression:
= 1 x 15/15 + 2/15
= 1 + 2/15
1 + 2/15 can be written as a mixed number 1 2/15.

step 5 Find the decimal equivalent for the fractional part 2/15 in the above expression:
Find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator of fractional part 2/15. Since the denominator is having 1 more digit than the numerator, multiply 100 with both numerator and denominator of 2/15.
= 1 + (2/15 x 100/100)

step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
= 1 + (200/15 x 1/100)
= 1 + (195 + 5/15 x 1/100)
= 1 + [(195/15 + 5/15 ) x 1/100]
= 1 + [(13 + 5/15) x 1/100]

step 7 Repeat the step 5 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 5/15 in the above expression:
= 1 + [(13 + 5/15) x 1/100]
= 1 + [(13 + 0.33) x 1/100]
= 1 + (13.33 x 1/100)
= 1 + 13.33/100
= 1 + 0.1333

step 8 Find the sum of above expression:
= 1 + 0.1333
= 1.1333
17/15 = 1.1333

Hence,
17/15 as a decimal is 1.1333
17/15 as a mixed number is 1 2/15 