DECIMAL TO FRACTION FORMULA

Decimal Number = 0.03 , 2.87 , 15.625

Fraction = 2/3 ; 4/7 ; 12/5

Decimal to Fraction conversion formula helps to convert a decimal number into a fraction form.

We will learn how to convert a decimal into a fraction by the following examples –

Example 1: Convert 0.03 into a fraction.

Count the number of digits after the decimal. In this case, there are two digits after the decimal. Hence, we need to put 2 zeros in the denominator to make it a fraction

Therefore 0.03 = 3/100

Example 2: Convert 0.5 into a fraction.

Decimal 0.5

5/10

By simplifying further, we get.

1/2

Therefore  0.5 = 1/2