98.6

Convert the decimal number to a fraction by placing the decimal number over a power of ten. Since there is 1 number to the right of the decimal point, place the decimal number over 101 (10). Next, add the whole number to the left of the decimal.

98610

Reduce the fractional part of the mixed number.

9835

A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.

98+35

Add 98 and 35.

To write 98 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 55.

98⋅55+35

Combine 98 and 55.

98⋅55+35

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

98⋅5+35

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 98 by 5.

490+35

Add 490 and 3.

4935

4935

4935

4935

Convert to a Fraction 98.6