converting fraction

Convert the fraction 8/17 to a decimal.
Please show how it done

asked by Anonymous
  1. Divide 8 by 17.

    http://www.mathsisfun.com/converting-fractions-decimals.html

    posted by Writeacher
  2. I get 0.47 is that correct?

    posted by Anonymous
  3. 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!

    posted by Writeacher
  4. Thank you so much for your help

    posted by Anonymous
  5. You're very welcome.

    posted by Writeacher

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