# How to Convert Decimal as a Fraction?

## Question: How to convert decimal as a fraction?

The fractions are represented as a numerical value, can be defined as the parts of a whole.

## Answer: The process to convert decimal as a fraction is given below.

The conversion of decimal to a fraction is a 3-step process.

## Explanation:

To convert any decimal into a fraction, we follow four basic steps mentioned below:

**Step 1**- Identify the place value of the digits after decimal, in the number.**Step 2**- Use that to determine what the denominator of the fraction would be.**Step 3-**Remove the decimal point. Re-write in the fraction form and simplify it.**Step 4**- Express in terms of the lowest Equivalent fraction.

Let's see how to convert 0.25 into fraction step-wise:

- Step 1: Count the numbers after the decimal point.
- Step 2: There are two digits after the decimal point. Hence, multiply and divide 0.25 by 100.
- Step 3: The decimal point is removed and expressed in terms of 25/100
- Step 4: 25/100 in it's lowest form is 1/4

### Therefore, 1/4 is the fraction form of 0.25.

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