# What is 0.3 repeating as a Fraction?

A fraction can be a portion or section of any quantity out of a whole, where, the whole can be any number, a specific value, or a thing.

## Answer: 0.3 repeating as a fraction is equal to 1/3.

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**Explanation:**

0.3 Repeating means that the number 3 is recurring in this situation. 0.33333333.....

Let us see how to convert repeating decimals to a fraction.

Let us say x = 0.33333.... --- (1)

Now multiplying equation (1) by 10, we have

10x =3.33333..... (2)

subtracting (1) from (2) we have

10x - x = 3.33333.... -0.3333.....

⇒ 9x = 3

x = 3/9 = 1/3

### Hence, 3 repeating as a fraction is equal to 1/3.

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