**What is 2 1/8 as a Decimal?**

Here we will write the mixed fraction 2 1/8 as a decimal. It is an easy four-step process.

Before we start, 2 1/8 can be labeled as: Whole Number Numerator/Denominator.

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

2 x 8 = 16

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

16 + 1 = 17

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

17/8

**Step 4)**Divide the Numerator by the Denominator to get 2 1/8 as a decimal:

17 / 8 = 2.125

That's it. 2 1/8 as a decimal (rounded to two decimals if necessary) is:

**2.13**

**Mixed Number to Decimal**

2 1/8 as a Decimal is not the only mixed number we have converted to decimal. You can enter another one here.