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12 1/6 as a Decimal

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12 1/6 as a decimal = 12.1(6)

12 1/6 in Decimal Form

12 1/6 in decimal notation has unlimited decimal places. That is, 12 1/6 as decimal is a non-terminating, repeating decimal. The repeating pattern or sequence, known as repetend or reptend of 12 1/6 as decimal, can be written with a vinculum, that is overlined, as an ellipsis using three dots …, in parentheses (), or with or with a dot above the digits of the repetend. Thus:

  • 12 1/6 as a decimal = 12.16
  • 12 1/6 in decimal form =
  • Twelve and one sixth as a decimal = 12.1(6)
  • 12 and 1 over 6 as a decimal = 12.16…

Now that you know what is 12 1/6 as a decimal you can learn how to change 12 1/6 to a decimal number in the following section.

In addition, you can read up on the properties of 12 1/6.

Convert 12 1/6 to Decimal

To convert 12 1/6 to decimal you can use the long division method explained in our article fraction to decimal, which you can find in the header menu.

Or you can divide the nominator 73 ([12×6]+1) by the denominator 6 using a calculator.

If you like, use our automatic calculator above. Just enter the fraction with a slash, e.g. 12 1/6.

If the result includes a repeating sequence, then it will be denoted in ().

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Ahead is more information on 12 1/6 written in base 10 numeral system.

What is 12 1/6 as a Decimal?

You already know the answer to what is 12 1/6 as a decimal. Twelve and one sixth as a decimal equals 12.1(6)

We have characterized 12 1/6 in base 10 positional notation above, so we are left with telling you the properties of 12 1/6:

  • 12 1/6 is a mixed fraction
  • 12 is the whole-number part
  • 1 is the nominator, above the slash
  • 6 is the denominator, below the slash
  • 12 1/6 can be changed to the improper fraction 73/6

Instead of a slash, the division symbol ÷, known as obelus, can be used to denote a fraction: For example: 12 1÷6 in decimal or 12 1÷6 as decimal.


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– Article written by Mark