One method to convert 55201/200 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 55201 by the denominator 200:
55201 (numerator) ÷ 200 (denominator) = 276.0
And there you go! We got 276.0 as the answer when you convert 276 1/200 (or 55201/200) to a decimal.