# Decimal to Fraction Calculator

Decimal (X.Y) = Fraction (X/Y)

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Free online decimal to fraction calculator – convert decimal as a fraction just enter decimal values then click the calculate button

## How to convert decimals to fractions?

To convert a decimal to a fraction, you can follow these general steps:

STEP1 – Identify the decimal part and the whole number part

STEP2 – Count the number of decimal places

STEP3 – Write the decimal as a fraction over a power of 10

STEP4 – Simplify the fraction by finding the greatest common factor (GCF) of the numerator and denominator and dividing both by it.

## Solved Example

Example1 – Convert 1.625 to fractions

1. Separate the decimal part and whole number, 1.625 = 1 + 0.625
2. Decimal part = 0.625 = 3 decimal places
3. three decimal places, the fraction will be over 10^3 (or 1000). = 625/1000
4. greatest common factor (GCF) of 625 and 1000 is 125
5. Simplify = 625/1000 ÷ 125/125 = 5/8
6. final, 1 + 5/8 = 13/8

1.625 is equivalent to 13/8 as fractions