# What is 50/36 as a Decimal?

## 50/36 as a decimal equals 1.38889

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 1.38889 rounded down = 1.39 The level of precision are the number of digits to round to. Select a precision point below to break fraction 50/36 down further into decimal form. The default precision point is 5.

If the last trailing digit is "5" you can use the "round half up" and "round half down" options to round that digit up or down when you change the precision point.

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1.38889

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## Steps to convert 50/36 as decimal 1.38889

Without the convenience of the fraction to decimal converter, let’s not forget the importance of being able to convert 50/36 as a decimal on paper.

Fractions are made up of two parts. The numerator (upper part) and the denominator (lower part) a/b.

The line which separates the numerator and denominator can be replaced with the division symbol (÷).

To convert a fraction to a decimal we divide the numerator by the denominator a÷b

Keep in mind, if either or both have long digits the division may get a little complicated.

Here is the math for converting 50/36 as a decimal:

50/36 = 50÷36 = 1.38889

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