5 is an integer and not a fraction. It can be represented as a rational fraction (5/1) but not as a decimal fraction.
Decimal= .5. Fraction= 5/100 * * * * * No! Decimal = 0.05 Also, equivalent fraction = 1/20
5 __ 10 Fraction .05 decimal If its: 5 __ 100 Fraction .005 Decimal
decimal= 0.05 fraction= 5/100
You make a fraction out of a decimal by looking at the number before the decimal, and then you look at the number(s) after the decimal.
decimal 0.80 fraction 4/5
Only if the decimal is a rational number can it be expressed as a fraction as for example 0.625 = 625/1000 which is 5/8 in its lowest terms
The fraction 2/5 written as a decimal is 0.4
The value of the 5 as a fraction is 1/2 or as a decimal is 0.5
The fraction 5/7 written as a decimal is 0.714285.
-0.6 is a fraction. It is a fraction in decimal form rather than in the form of a ratio. However, that does not stop it being a fraction. And, since it is a decimal fraction, there is not another simpler decimal form. Its equivalent, in rational form, is -6/10. The fraction simplifies to -3/5.
The fraction 5/8 as a decimal is 0.625.