### 2.4 as a Fraction

Decimal to fraction results for: 2.4 in simple form.
Whole number-integral part: 2
Fractional-decimal part: 4

2.4 = 2 4/10
a/b = numerator/denominator = 4/10

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 2.4

.4 = 4/10 Level of Precision:
Use the level of precision to break 2.4 down further as a fraction.
For example 2.4 with a precision point of 2 equals:
2 40/100
= 2 4/10
= 2 2/5

select a precision:

2 40000/100000
= 2 4000/10000
= 2 400/1000
= 2 40/100
= 2 4/10
= 2 2/5

To clarify 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 2 and the proper fraction value is 4/10.

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##### Is 2.4 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

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

Example: 845.62 = 845 62/100

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

Example: 1320.3333 = 1320 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.

Example: 0.447981294.....

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