### 2.79 as a Fraction

Decimal to fraction results for: 2.79 in simple form.
Whole number-integral part: 2
Fractional-decimal part: 79

2.79 = 2 79/100
a/b = numerator/denominator = 79/100

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 2.79

.79 = 79/100 Level of Precision:
Use the level of precision to break 2.79 down further as a fraction.
For example 2.79 with a precision point of 2 equals:
2 79/100

select a precision:

2 79000/100000
= 2 7900/10000
= 2 790/1000
= 2 79/100

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 79/100.

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##### Is 2.79 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

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

Example: 5594.36 = 5594 36/100

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

Example: 7990.3333 = 7990 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: 0.456956125.....

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