What is 5/12 as a decimal?

A decimal number is a number in which the whole number part and the fractional part are separated by a decimal point.

Answer: 5/12 as a decimal is 0.4167

Here is the division method to convert 5/12 to a decimal.

Explanation: 

Writing 5/12 as a decimal using division method

Any fraction may be converted to decimal form by dividing the numerator by the denominator.

Because the fraction is 5/12, we must conduct 5 12 operations.

As a result, the answer is 0.4167. As a decimal, 5/12 is 0.4167.

The solution of 5/12 as a decimal will always be the same, regardless of the methods used.

Thus, 5/12 as a decimal is 0.4167

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