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    1/17 as a Decimal

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    1/17 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 1/17 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    1/17 as a Decimal Expansion
    1/17 = 0.0588
    Hence,
    1/17 as a decimal equals to 0.0588
    where,
    1/17 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 1/17 is 0.0588

    1/17 as a Mixed Number
    The given fraction 1/17 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 1 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 17.

    For values other than 1/17, use this below tool:

    How-to: 1/17 as a Decimal

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

    What to be found:
    Find the decimal expansion of fraction 1/17.


    step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 1/17, so find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator. Since the denominator is having 1 more digits than the numerator, multiply 100 with both numerator and denominator of 1/17.
    = 1/17 x 100/100


    step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
    = 100/17 x 1/100


    step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 100/17 x 1/100
    = 85 + 15/17 x 1/100
    = ( 85/17 + 15/17) x 1/100
    = (5 + 15/17 ) x 1/100


    step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 15/17 in the above expression:
    = (5 + 15/17 ) x 1/100
    = (5 + 0.882) x 1/100


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = (5 + 0.882) x 1/100
    = 5.882 x 1/100
    = 5.882/100
    1/17= 0.05882

    Hence,
    1/17 as a decimal is 0.05882


    Quick Reference Table: 1/17 as a Decimal

    The below quick reference table for the nearest values of fraction 1/17 provides the equivalent value in decimal form.

    Fractionas a Decimal
    6/170.3529
    5/170.2941
    4/170.2353
    3/170.1765
    2/170.1176
    1/170.0588
    1/140.07143
    1/150.06667
    1/160.0625
    1/180.05556
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