# What is 2/6 as a decimal?

A decimal number has 2 components, the whole number part and the fractional part which is separated by a decimal point.

## Answer: 2/6 as a decimal is 0.333...

Let's discuss two methods to express 2/6 as a decimal.

**Explanation: **

### Writing 2/6 as a decimal using division method

To write any fraction to decimal form, we need to divide its numerator by denominator.

Here, the fraction is 2/6. This means we need to perform 2 ÷ 6

This gives the answer as 0.15. So, 2/6 as a decimal is 0.333...

Irrespective of the methods used, the answer to 2/6 as a decimal will always remain the same.

You can also verify your answer using Cuemath's Fraction to Decimal Calculator.