# 9/52 as a Decimal

9/52 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 9/52 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.**9/52 as a Decimal Expansion**

9/52 = 0.1731

Hence,

9/52 as a decimal equals to **0.1731**

__where,__

9/52 is a given fraction,

The decimal expansion of 9/52 is 0.1731**9/52 as a Mixed Number**

The given fraction 9/52 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 9 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 52.

## How-to: 9/52 as a Decimal

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 9/52 as a decimal equivalent.

step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:__Input values:__

The fraction = 9/52__What to be found:__

Find the decimal expansion of fraction 9/52.

step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 9/52, 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 9/52.

= 9/52 x 100/100

step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:

= 100 x 9/52 x 1/100

= 900/52 x 1/100

step 4 Simplify the above expression further:

= 900/52 x 1/100

= 884 + 16/52 x 1/100

= ( 884/52 + 16/52) x 1/100

= (17 + 16/52 ) x 1/100

step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 16/52 in the above expression:

= (17 + 16/52 ) x 1/100

= (17 + 0.308) x 1/100

step 6 Simplify the above expression further:

= (17 + 0.308) x 1/100

= 17.308 x 1/100

= 17.308/100

9/52= 0.17308

Hence,

9/52 as a decimal is 0.17308