# Converting Mixed Number 4 6/78 to Decimal

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## Detailed Solution to Convert Mixed Number 4 6/78 to Decimal

Solution by Separating the Parts

46/78 = 4 + 6/78

We know that

6/78

is the same as

6 ÷ 78

Therefore:

46/78 = 4 + (6 ÷ 78)

Divide the numerator 6 by the denominator 78

The given Divisor = 78 and Dividend = 6

 0. 0 7 6 9 7 8 6. 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 5 4 6 5 4 0 4 6 8 7 2 0 7 0 2 1 8

Quotient = 0.0769

= 4 + 0.077 = 4.077

Solution by Converting to Improper Fraction

Given Mixed Number is 4 6/78

A Mixed Number is an addition of it's whole number and fractional parts.

The Whole Number is 4 and the fractional part is 6/78.

On adding them, they can be written as:

4/1 + 6/78

The L.C.M of the denominators 1 and 78 is 78.

The numerator of the first fraction 4 is multiplied with the denominator of the second fraction 78.

4 x 78 + 6/78

312 + 6/78

After multiplying, the numerators 312 and 6 should be added.

318/78

The fraction value we get is 318/78.

On simplifying the fraction,we get:

53/13

After converting the Mixed Number 4 6/78 to the Improper Fraction,the result is 53/13.

= 53/13

We know that

53/13

is the same as

53 ÷ 13

Divide the numerator 53 by the denominator 13

The given Divisor = 78 and Dividend = 6

 0. 0 7 6 9 7 8 6. 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 5 4 6 5 4 0 4 6 8 7 2 0 7 0 2 1 8

Quotient = 0.0769

and rounding to a Max of 3 Decimal Places gives us

= 4.077