### Decimal 0.172 as a Fraction

Understanding 0.172 as a fraction with our decimal to fraction converter. The converter includes a 9 point level of precision and pie charts representing 0.172 as a fraction in simple form.

Decimal to Fraction results for: 0.172
>>> Whole number-integral part: empty
>>> Fractional-decimal part: 172

Level of Precision:

17200/100000
= 1720/10000
= 172/1000
= 86/500
= 43/250

a/b = numerator/denominator = 172/1000
mixed number = empty (whole number) 172/1000
(proper fraction)
0.172 = 0 172/1000

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 0.172

.172 = 172/1000 Enter a Decimal Value:

##### Is 0.172 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

Terminating decimals have a limited number of digits after the decimal point.

>>> Terminating decimal to fraction: 3108.93 = 3108 93/100

Recurring decimals have one or more repeating numbers after the decimal point which continue on infinitely.

>>> Recurring decimal to fraction: 6795.3333 = 6795 3333/10000 = 333/1000 = 33/100 = 1/3 (rounded)

Irrational decimals go on forever and never form a repeating pattern. This type of decimal cannot be expressed as a fraction.

>>> Irrational decimal: 0.937538598.....

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