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    8/55 as a Decimal

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    8/55 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 8/55 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

    8/55 as a Decimal Expansion
    8/55 = 0.1455
    Hence,
    8/55 as a decimal equals to 0.1455
    where,
    8/55 is a given fraction,
    The decimal expansion of 8/55 is 0.1455

    8/55 as a Mixed Number
    The given fraction 8/55 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 8 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 55.

    For values other than 8/55, use this below tool:

    How-to: 8/55 as a Decimal

    The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 8/55 as a decimal equivalent.
    step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
    Input values:
    The fraction = 8/55

    What to be found:
    Find the decimal expansion of fraction 8/55.


    step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 8/55, 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 8/55.
    = 8/55 x 100/100


    step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
    = 100 x 8/55 x 1/100
    = 800/55 x 1/100


    step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
    = 800/55 x 1/100
    = 770 + 30/55 x 1/100
    = ( 770/55 + 30/55) x 1/100
    = (14 + 30/55 ) x 1/100


    step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 30/55 in the above expression:
    = (14 + 30/55 ) x 1/100
    = (14 + 0.545) x 1/100


    step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
    = (14 + 0.545) x 1/100
    = 14.545 x 1/100
    = 14.545/100
    8/55= 0.14545

    Hence,
    8/55 as a decimal is 0.14545


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