# How do you write 0.375 as a fraction?

Fractions can be used to depict a part of some whole quantity.

## Answer: 0.375 as a fraction is 3/8.

Let us proceed step by step.

**Explanation:**

To express 0.375 as a fraction, we write the given decimal number in x/y form, where x and y are positive integers.

Hence, we divide the given number by 1, 0.375/1

Now, we multiply and divide by 1000, since after decimal there are 3 places

Hence, 0.375/1 × 1000/1000 = 375/1000

This fraction 375/1000 can be further simplified to 3/8.

So, 0.375 as a fraction is equal to 3/8

You can use Cuemath's decimal to fraction calculator to verify your answer.