What is 0.25 as a Fraction?

Are you trying to figure out how to write 0.25 in the form of a fraction?

Solution: 0.25 as a fraction is 1/4

Follow along to see how to convert decimals like this to a fraction.

How to Convert 0.25 to a Fraction

You can convert 0.25 to fraction form by following a few easy steps.

Convert the decimal into a fraction by putting the decimal over 1 in fraction format.
0.25=.25 / 1
Multiply the numerator and denominator by 10 to eliminate decimal places.
0.25 × 10 / 1 × 10=2.5 / 10
2.5 × 10 / 10 × 10=25 / 100
Reduce the fraction by finding the greatest common factor (GCF) of the numerator and denominator.
GCF of 25 and 100 = 25
Divide the numerator and denominator by the greatest common factor (25).
25 ÷ 25 / 100 ÷ 25=1 / 4

Thus, the resulting fraction is 1/4.

The process to convert fractions back to decimals is a bit different; learn how to express 1/4 as a decimal.

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