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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.
73.23 = 73 23/100
Recurring decimals have one or more repeating numbers after the decimal point which continue on infinitely.
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.
One Decimal Point to Fraction Conversions
5143.9 = 5143 9/10
Two Decimal Points to Fraction Conversions:
995.84 = 995 84/100
Three Decimal Points to Fraction Conversions:
5290.278 = 5290 278/1000
Four Decimal Points to Fraction Conversions:
18312.7651 = 18312 7651/10000