# What is 1.25 as a Fraction?

Are you trying to figure out how to write 1.25 in the form of a fraction?

Solution:
1.25 as a fraction is 1 1/4

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

## How to Convert 1.25 to a Fraction

You can convert 1.25 to fraction form by following a few easy steps.

Remove the whole number and focus on the number to the right of the decimal place.

Set aside the 1 and convert .25 to a fraction

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

Add the whole number to the beginning of the numerator

1 → 25 / 100=125 / 100

Reduce the fraction by finding the greatest common factor (GCF) of the numerator and denominator.

GCF of 125 and 100 = 25

Divide the numerator and denominator by the greatest common factor (25).

125 ÷ 25 / 100 ÷ 25=5 / 4

Convert to a mixed fraction by finding the whole number and remainder.

5÷4=1R1

5 / 4=11 / 4

Thus, the resulting fraction is 1 1/4.

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