# 9/17 as a Decimal 9/17 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 9/17 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

9/17 as a Decimal Expansion
9/17 = 0.5294
Hence,
9/17 as a decimal equals to 0.5294
where,
9/17 is a given fraction,
The decimal expansion of 9/17 is 0.5294

9/17 as a Mixed Number
The given fraction 9/17 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 9 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 17.

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## How-to: 9/17 as a Decimal

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 9/17 as a decimal equivalent.
step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
Input values:
The fraction = 9/17

What to be found:
Find the decimal expansion of fraction 9/17.

step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 9/17, 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 9/17.
= 9/17 x 100/100

step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
= 100 x 9/17 x 1/100
= 900/17 x 1/100

step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
= 900/17 x 1/100
= 884 + 16/17 x 1/100
= ( 884/17 + 16/17) x 1/100
= (52 + 16/17 ) x 1/100

step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 16/17 in the above expression:
= (52 + 16/17 ) x 1/100
= (52 + 0.941) x 1/100

step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
= (52 + 0.941) x 1/100
= 52.941 x 1/100
= 52.941/100
9/17= 0.52941

Hence,
9/17 as a decimal is 0.52941 