Enter any fraction in the form of x/y into the calculator. The calculator will convert the fraction to a decimal number. The calculator will also except mixed numbers.

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## Fraction To Decimal Formula

The following formula is used to convert a fraction to a decimal.

A x/y = A.X/Y

- Where D is the decimal
- x is the numerator
- y is the denominator
- A is a whole number if using a mixed number

## Fraction To Decimal Definition

Converting a fraction to a decimal is the process of producing the exact value of a fraction in decimal form.

## Fraction to Decimal Example

How to convert a fraction to a decimal

**First, determine the numerator**In the equation above, this is the variable x. It is the number on top of the fraction sign.

**Next, determine the denominator**In the equation above, this is the y variable. This is typically the number on the bottom side.

**Find any whole numbers**If your fraction is a mixed number, find the whole number to use.

**Calculate the decimal**Calculate the decimal equivalent using the information from steps 1-3 and the formula above.

## FAQ

**What is a decimal?**

A decimal is a system for displaying values of numbers that is based on the number 10 and powers of ten. For example, tenth, hundredth, thousandth…ect.