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Q: How do you turn a fraction into a decimal on a calculator?

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Why do you need a calculator?

You can turn the fraction to a decimal and then just add a decimal to where it is needed in the problem.

Hit MATH and then 1 to change from decimal to fraction or 2 to change from fraction to decimal

you turn the decimal into a fraction then you turn the fraction into a whole number and add a percent sign

As a fraction it is simply 18/1 and as a decimal it is simply 18.0

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Why do you need a calculator?

You can turn the fraction to a decimal and then just add a decimal to where it is needed in the problem.

you divide the numerator by the denominator

long division then move the decimal point

If I understand this right, you want to know how to convert a fraction into a decimal with the aid of a calculator. This is usually done by pressing the fraction button on your calculator which changes it from a fraction to a decimal and vice versa.

You should be familiar with long division involving decimals

You turn a fraction into a decimal by dividing the top number by the bottom. And you turn a decimal into a percent by multiplying the decimal by 100.

To turn a fraction into a decimal, simply divide the numerator by the denominator.

Divide it out by calculator or long division, ie 5/8 = 5 divided by 8 = 0.625

That function depends on the calculator's capabilites. Some calculators do not show fractions. They only represent fractions as a decimal value (e.g. 50% is represented in the calculator as .5). If your calculator has a fraction function, you can enter 50% then press the fraction button & it will display 1/2 (which is the lowest fraction for 50%).

Divide the numerator by the denominator.

you have 2 turn the percent into a decimal the you can easily turn the decimal into a fraction

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