# Fraction to Decimal Calculator

The fraction to Decimal Calculator tool basically converts fractional numbers to decimal numbers. This online tool built by Protonstalk helps you by easily converting fractions into decimals in seconds thus speeding your calculations.

## About Fraction To Decimal Calculator

The procedure to use the fraction to decimal calculator is as follows:

Step 1: Enter the fraction in the respective input field

Step 2: Now click the button “Solve” to get the conversion

Step 3: Finally, the conversion of a fraction to a decimal number will be displayed in the output field

## Fraction to Decimal Conversion

To know about fraction to decimal conversion, we first need to know their definitions individually.

A fraction is basically defined as the ratio of two numbers p and q such that p/q where q is not equal to zero. Here p is called numerator and q is called denominator value.

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

Coming to the conversion, to convert the fraction into a decimal, we need to follow theses steps

1. Simplify the fraction as much as possible to its simplest form (Example: 25/100 to 1/4)
2. Then do a division to convert it into a decimal number (Example 1/4 to 0.25)
3. In some cases, the decimal is never-ending (recurring or repeating decimal), in that case round it off accordingly.

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