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1. can somebody tell me what is 19/12 as a decimal
2. err.. use a calculator??
3. 1.6 ish I think
4. can somebody tell me what is 19/12 as a fraction
5. 19/12 is a fraction..
6. It is a fraction but it can be made smaller

19/12 = 1 7/12
7. Well yeah, but again.. it isn't hard to put that on a calculator.
8. Originally posted by a_musical_gal
It is a fraction but it can be made smaller

19/12 = 1 7/12
1 7/12 is generally perceived as more complicated than 19/12. The general idea is to reduce the number of calculations done, for 1 7/12 you do two (division and addition) for 19/12 you do one (division.
9. Originally posted by Ttt
can somebody tell me what is 19/12 as a fraction
What part of that says they want to find a decimal?

We have dealt with the decimal part. Haven't we?

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11. Well, I wonder who's going to fail Maths then?
12. ok lets put it this way

what is 3 1/3 minus 1 3/4
13. Yeah, it's 19/12.. what's your point?

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