# How do you turn a fraction into a whole number?

Whole numbers are part of real numbers including all the positive integers and zero, but not the fractions, decimals, or negative numbers.

## Answer: To convert a fraction into a whole number: Divide the numerator by the denominator, only if the numerator is a multiple of the denominator.

Let us see an example of this conversion.

## Explanation:

A fraction can be written as a whole number only if the numerator is a multiple of the denominator.

For example, convert 4/2 into a whole number.

Since 4 is a multiple of 2, we can write 4/2 = 2