# What is 5.4 as a fraction??

We will be using the concept of fractions. A fraction is denoted as x/y, where x and y are whole numbers and y is not equal to 0.

## Answer: 5.4 as a fraction is 27/5.

Let us proceed step by step.

**Explanation:**

To express 5.4 as a fraction, we need to write the given decimal number into the x/y form, where x and y are the positive integers.

Hence, we divide the number by 1, i.e 5.4 / 1.

Now, we have to multiply both numerator and denominator by 10. Hence, 5.4/1 × 10/10 = 54/10.

This fraction 54/10 can be further simplified to 27/5.

So, 5.4 as a fraction is 27/5.

We can use Cuemath's decimal to fraction calculator to verify our answer.