One method to convert 5062/3137 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 5062 by the denominator 3137:
5062 (numerator) ÷ 3137 (denominator) = 1.61
And there you go! We got 1.61 as the answer when you convert 5062/3137 to a decimal.