# What fraction of a day is 8 hours?

**Solution:**

We use the concept of fractions to determine what fraction of a day is 8 hours.

As we know that there are 24 hours in a whole day.

We need to find the fraction for 8 hours.

Thus, we find 8 parts out of 24 parts(whole) that is represented as 8 / 24.

Hence, the fraction is 8 / 24 or 1 / 3.

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 7 Exercise 7.1 Question 4

## What fraction of a day is 8 hours?

**Summary:**

The fraction for 8 hours in a day can be represented as 1 / 3.