**What is 1 3/5 as a Decimal?**

Here we will write the mixed fraction 1 3/5 as a decimal. It is an easy four-step process.

Before we start, 1 3/5 can be labeled as: Whole Number Numerator/Denominator.

**Step 1)**Multiply the Whole Number by the Denominator:

1 x 5 = 5

**Step 2)**Add the Numerator to the result from Step 1:

5 + 3 = 8

**Step 3)**Make it into a fraction without the Whole Number by putting the result from Step 2 over the Original Denominator:

8/5

**Step 4)**Divide the Numerator by the Denominator to get 1 3/5 as a decimal:

8 / 5 = 1.6

That's it. 1 3/5 as a decimal (rounded to two decimals if necessary) is:

**1.60**

**Mixed Number to Decimal**

1 3/5 as a Decimal is not the only mixed number we have converted to decimal. You can enter another one here.