# What is 8/9 as a decimal?

A decimal number can be defined as a number whose whole number part and the fractional part is separated by a decimal point.

## Answer: 8/9 as a decimal is 0.889

Let's look into the division method to write 8/9 as a decimal.

**Explanation: **

**Writing 8/9 as a decimal using division method**

To convert any fraction to decimal form, we just need to divide its numerator by the denominator.

Here, the fraction is 8/9 which means we need to perform 8 ÷ 9

This gives the answer as 0.889. So, 8/9 as a decimal is 0.889

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

### Thus, 8/9 as a decimal is 0.889

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