### 7.2 as a Fraction

Decimal to fraction results for: 7.2 in simple form.
Whole number-integral part: 7
Fractional-decimal part: 2

7.2 = 7 2/10
a/b = numerator/denominator = 2/10

Pie chart representation of the fractional part of decimal 7.2

.2 = 2/10 Level of Precision:
Use the level of precision to break 7.2 down further as a fraction.
For example 7.2 with a precision point of 2 equals:
7 20/100
= 7 2/10
= 7 1/5

select a precision:

7 20000/100000
= 7 2000/10000
= 7 200/1000
= 7 20/100
= 7 2/10
= 7 1/5

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 7 and the proper fraction value is 2/10.

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##### Is 7.2 a terminating, recurring or an irrational decimal?

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

Example: 73.23 = 73 23/100

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

Example: 3115.3333 = 3115 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: 0.635936685.....

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