Q: How do you write two and a half cents as a decimal?

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We write two and a half as 2.5 in decimal form.

0.0025

There are a couple of different ways:You can write it as you did, using a "Â¢" sign - 1.5Â¢Or, because a cent is 1/100 of a dollar you can change to a "$" sign and move the decimal point two places to the left - $0.015Remember, dollars and cents are written the same as any other decimal number so whole numbers go to the left of the decimal point, and cents and fractions of cents go to the right.

One half dollar, two nickels, two cents.

Seventy-two hundredths written as a decimal is 0.72

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