Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 0.178
.178 = 178/1000
Level of Precision:
Use the level of precision to break 0.178 down further as a fraction.
0.68 with a precision point of 2: 68/100 = 34/50 = 17/25
0.899 with a precision point of 3: 899/1000
0.899 with a precision point of 2: 90/100 = 9/10
Keep in mind a mixed number is made up of a whole number (whole numbers have no fractional or decimal part) and a proper fraction part (a fraction where the numerator (the top number) is less than the denominator (the bottom number). In this case the whole number value is empty and the proper fraction value is 178/1000.
Enter a Decimal Value:
Is 0.178 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?
Terminating decimals have a limited number of digits after the decimal point.
8183.19 = 8183 19/100
Recurring decimals have one or more repeating numbers after the decimal point which continue on infinitely.
6812.3333 = 6812 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.
One Decimal Point to Fraction Conversions
632.3 = 632 3/10
Two Decimal Points to Fraction Conversions:
7627.11 = 7627 11
Three Decimal Points to Fraction Conversions:
8716.244 = 8716 244
Four Decimal Points to Fraction Conversions:
65671.6566 = 65671 6566