# What is 0.2 as a Fraction?

Fractions represent part of the whole.

## Answer: 0.2 as a fraction is 1/5

Follow the explanation below to write 0.2 as a fraction.

**Explanation:**

Firstly, to write 0.2 as a fraction, we convert decimal to fraction number.

For that, we divide the number by 1 and multiply the top and bottom by 10 for each number after the decimal.

Here, it will be 10 as only one digit is thereafter the decimal.

So, 0.2/1 × 10/10 = 2/10, which can be reduced further to 1/5

This means 0.2 as a fraction is equal to 1/5

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