converting fraction
posted by Anonymous .
Convert the fraction 8/17 to a decimal.
Please show how it done

Divide 8 by 17.
http://www.mathsisfun.com/convertingfractionsdecimals.html 
I get 0.47 is that correct?

Yes, that's right.
You can also check your work by going to www.google.com and entering the math problem. I entered 8/17 and pressed the Enter key  and there it was! 
Thank you so much for your help

You're very welcome.