### Decimal 1.5 as a Fraction

Decimal to Fraction results for: 1.5 in simple form.
>>> Whole number-integral part: 1
>>> Fractional-decimal part: 5

Level of Precision:

The precision of a numeric value describes the number of digits that are used to show that value.

1 50000/100000
= 1 5000/10000
= 1 500/1000
= 1 50/100
= 1 5/10
= 1 1/2

a/b = numerator/denominator = 5/10
mixed number = 1 (whole number) 5/10
(proper fraction)
1.5 = 1 5/10

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 1.5

.5 = 5/10 Enter a Decimal Value:

##### Is 1.5 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

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

>>> Terminating decimal to fraction: 4346.19 = 4346 19/100

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

>>> Recurring decimal to fraction: 7480.3333 = 7480 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: 0.111730758.....

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