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    49/8 as a Decimal and Mixed Number

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    49/8 as a decimal and mixed number expansion provides the detailed information about what is 49/8 in decimal and mixed number form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    49/8 as a Decimal Expansion
    49/8 = 6.125
    Hence,
    49/8 as a decimal equals to 6.125
    where,
    49/8 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 49/8 is 6.125

    49/8 as a Mixed Number
    49/8 = (48 + 1)/8
    = 48/8 + 1/8
    = 6 + 1/8
    = 6 1/8
    49/8 = 6 1/8

    Hence,
    49/8 as a mixed number is 6 1/8
    where,
    49/8 is a given fraction,
    6 1/8 is the mixed number representation of 49/8.

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    How-to: 49/8 as a Decimal

    The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 49/8 as a decimal equivalent.
    step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
    Input values:
    The fraction = 49/8

    What to be found:
    Find the equivalent decimal expansion and mixed number for fraction 49/8.


    step 2 The numerator is greater than the denominator of the fraction 49/8, so write the given fraction in the expression form in terms of denominator as like the below:
    = 49/8
    = 48 + 1/8
    = (6 x 8) + 1/8


    step 3 Make the above expression as individual fractions:
    = (6 x 8)/8 + 1/8


    step 4 Simplify the above expression:
    = 6 x 8/8 + 1/8
    = 6 + 1/8
    6 + 1/8 can be written as a mixed number 6 1/8.


    step 5 Find the decimal equivalent for the fractional part 1/8 in the above expression:
    Find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator of fractional part 1/8. Since the number of digits are equal in both numerator and denominator, multiply 10 with both numerator and denominator of 1/8.
    = 6 + (1/8 x 10/10)


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 6 + (10/8 x 1/10)
    = 6 + (8 + 2/8 x 1/10)
    = 6 + [(8/8 + 2/8 ) x 1/10]
    = 6 + [(1 + 2/8) x 1/10]


    step 7 Repeat the step 5 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 2/8 in the above expression:
    = 6 + [(1 + 2/8) x 1/10]
    = 6 + [(1 + 0.25) x 1/10]
    = 6 + (1.25 x 1/10)
    = 6 + 1.25/10
    = 6 + 0.125


    step 8 Find the sum of above expression:
    = 6 + 0.125
    = 6.125
    49/8 = 6.125

    Hence,
    49/8 as a decimal is 6.125
    49/8 as a mixed number is 6 1/8


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