Posted by **martha** on Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 3:42pm.

how do you convert a fraction into a decimal? and vice versa?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 4:18pm
To convert a fraction to a decimal, divide the numerator by the denominator.

Example:

3/4 = 0.75

(Remember three quarters equal seventy-five cents.)

To change a decimal to a fraction, read the decimal.

Example: 0.80 = eighty hundredths = 80/100 = 4/5

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**Paul**, Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 8:14pm
You must divide the numerator by the denominator Example: 13/50= 13 divided by50 you would get 0.26 and that would be your answer!!!!!

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