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    5/53 as a Decimal

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    5/53 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 5/53 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    5/53 as a Decimal Expansion
    5/53 = 0.0943
    Hence,
    5/53 as a decimal equals to 0.0943
    where,
    5/53 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 5/53 is 0.0943

    5/53 as a Mixed Number
    The given fraction 5/53 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 5 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 53.

    For values other than 5/53, use this below tool:

    How-to: 5/53 as a Decimal

    The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 5/53 as a decimal equivalent.
    step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
    Input values:
    The fraction = 5/53

    What to be found:
    Find the decimal expansion of fraction 5/53.


    step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 5/53, 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 5/53.
    = 5/53 x 100/100


    step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
    = 100 x 5/53 x 1/100
    = 500/53 x 1/100


    step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 500/53 x 1/100
    = 477 + 23/53 x 1/100
    = ( 477/53 + 23/53) x 1/100
    = (9 + 23/53 ) x 1/100


    step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 23/53 in the above expression:
    = (9 + 23/53 ) x 1/100
    = (9 + 0.434) x 1/100


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = (9 + 0.434) x 1/100
    = 9.434 x 1/100
    = 9.434/100
    5/53= 0.09434

    Hence,
    5/53 as a decimal is 0.09434


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