**2 hours 30 minutes as a decimal**

2 hours 30 minutes as a decimal means that you want to convert 2 hours 30 minutes into one number (with decimals) in terms of hours.

Here are step-by-step instructions on how to convert 2 hours 30 minutes as a decimal.

Basically, we will first make the time all minutes and then convert it to decimal in terms of hours.

The formula to convert it from hours and minutes to minutes is:

(Hours x 60) + Minutes

When we enter 2 hours 30 minutes into the formula, we get:

(2 x 60) + 30 = 150 minutes

Then to get the answer, we divide the minutes by 60 to get the answer to 2 hours 30 minutes as a decimal.

150 / 60 =

**2.50 hours**

Note that we rounded the answer to two decimals if necessary.

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