1/18 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 1/18 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.**1/18 as a Decimal Expansion**

1/18 = 0.0556

Hence,

1/18 as a decimal equals to **0.0556**

__where,__

1/18 is a given fraction,

The decimal expansion of 1/18 is 0.0556**1/18 as a Mixed Number**

The given fraction 1/18 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 1 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 18.

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 1/18 as a decimal equivalent.

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

The fraction = 1/18__What to be found:__

Find the decimal expansion of fraction 1/18.

step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 1/18, 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 1/18.

= 1/18 x 100/100

step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:

= 100/18 x 1/100

step 4 Simplify the above expression further:

= 100/18 x 1/100

= 90 + 10/18 x 1/100

= ( 90/18 + 10/18) x 1/100

= (5 + 10/18 ) x 1/100

step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 10/18 in the above expression:

= (5 + 10/18 ) x 1/100

= (5 + 0.556) x 1/100

step 6 Simplify the above expression further:

= (5 + 0.556) x 1/100

= 5.556 x 1/100

= 5.556/100

1/18= 0.05556

Hence,

1/18 as a decimal is 0.05556