Express 0.125 as a fraction in simplest form.
Writing a fraction in its simplest form means that the numerator and the denominator can no longer be divided by the same whole number exactly or evenly.
Answer: 0.125 as a fraction in simplest form is 1/8
Let's look into the steps below.
Let us convert 0.125 into a fraction in the simplest form
Step 1: Convert 0.125 to a fraction form
0.125 = 125/1000
Step 2: Find the HCF or the highest common factor of 125 and 1000.
HCF (125, 1000) = 125
Step 3: Divide the numbers by the HCF to get its simplest form
⇒ (125/125) / (1000/125) = 1/8