3.72 as a Fraction

Decimal to fraction results for: 3.72 in simple form.
Whole number-integral part: 3
Fractional-decimal part: 72



3.72 = 3 72/100
a/b = numerator/denominator = 72/100

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 3.72

.72 = 72/100

Level of Precision:
Use the level of precision to break 3.72 down further as a fraction.
For example:
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
select a precision:
3 72000/100000
= 3 7200/10000
= 3 720/1000
= 3 72/100
= 3 36/50
= 3 18/25

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 3 and the proper fraction value is 72/100.

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Is 3.72 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

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

Example: 484.31 = 484 31/100

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

Example: 2556.3333 = 2556 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: 0.776654700.....

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