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    1/55 as a Decimal

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    1/55 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 1/55 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    1/55 as a Decimal Expansion
    1/55 = 0.0182
    Hence,
    1/55 as a decimal equals to 0.0182
    where,
    1/55 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 1/55 is 0.0182

    1/55 as a Mixed Number
    The given fraction 1/55 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 1 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 55.

    For values other than 1/55, use this below tool:

    How-to: 1/55 as a Decimal

    The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 1/55 as a decimal equivalent.
    step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
    Input values:
    The fraction = 1/55

    What to be found:
    Find the decimal expansion of fraction 1/55.


    step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 1/55, 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 1/55.
    = 1/55 x 100/100


    step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
    = 100/55 x 1/100


    step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 100/55 x 1/100
    = 55 + 45/55 x 1/100
    = ( 55/55 + 45/55) x 1/100
    = (1 + 45/55 ) x 1/100


    step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 45/55 in the above expression:
    = (1 + 45/55 ) x 1/100
    = (1 + 0.818) x 1/100


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = (1 + 0.818) x 1/100
    = 1.818 x 1/100
    = 1.818/100
    1/55= 0.01818

    Hence,
    1/55 as a decimal is 0.01818


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