2.58

Convert the decimal number to a fraction by placing the decimal number over a power of ten. Since there are 2 numbers to the right of the decimal point, place the decimal number over 102 (100). Next, add the whole number to the left of the decimal.

258100

Reduce the fractional part of the mixed number.

22950

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

2+2950

Add 2 and 2950.

To write 2 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 5050.

2⋅5050+2950

Combine 2 and 5050.

2⋅5050+2950

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

2⋅50+2950

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 2 by 50.

100+2950

Add 100 and 29.

12950

12950

12950

12950

Convert to a Fraction 2.58