### Decimal 3.42 as a Fraction

Understanding 3.42 as a fraction with our decimal to fraction converter. The converter includes a 9 point level of precision and pie charts representing 3.42 as a fraction in simple form.

Decimal to Fraction results for: 3.42
>>> Whole number-integral part: 3
>>> Fractional-decimal part: 42

Level of Precision:

3 42000/100000
= 3 4200/10000
= 3 420/1000
= 3 42/100
= 3 21/50

a/b = numerator/denominator = 42/100
3.42 = 3 42/100

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 3.42

.42 = 42/100 Enter a Decimal Value:

##### Is 3.42 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

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

>>> Terminating decimal to fraction: 3459.77 = 3459 77/100

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

>>> Recurring decimal to fraction: 3423.3333 = 3423 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: 0.627509300

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