Decimal to Fraction Calculator

Welcome to the Math Salamanders Decimal to Fraction Calculator. Here you will find a free online calculator which will help you to convert a decimal to a fraction.

Decimal to Fraction Calculator

Converting Decimals to Fractions

Our decimal to fraction calculator will enable you to convert a decimal into a fraction.

Answers to each decimal will be given as a decimal fraction, and also in simplest form.

There is also some advice on how to convert a decimal to a fraction below to help you understand how this all works!

Decimal to Fraction Calculator

If you want to convert a decimal into a fraction, please use the converter below.

Type the decimal you wish to convert into the converter, then click 'Convert'.

The calculator will convert it into a decimal fraction, and also display the fraction in its simplest form.

Example: The number 3 2/5 means 'Three and two-fifths'.

Decimal to Fraction Calculator

Answer Answer

If you need to find out how to convert a decimal into a fraction, there is more help further down!

Converting Decimals to Fractions

To convert a decimal to a fraction, you need to follow the 3 or 4 steps below:
  • Step 1) Count the number of decimal places the decimal has.
  • Step 2) Put a 1 and the number of zeros that there are decimal places for the denominator of the fraction. If you have 2 decimal places, the denominator would be 100. If you have 4 decimal places, the denominator would be 10000.
  • Step 3) The decimal digits now become the numerator.
  • Step 4) Optional - you can reduce this fraction to its simplest form.

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Convert Decimal to Fraction Support Page

Here you will find more help and support in converting a decimal to a fraction.

Included in this support page are:

  • a Math help video clip on converting a decimal to a fraction
  • some printable support sheets;
  • some practise worksheets with answers.

All the material will support your child to master this Math skill.

Converting Fractions to Decimals

Here you will find some simple information and advice about how to convert a fraction to a decimal.

You will also find a printable resource sheet which explains about how to convert fractions to decimals in a little more detail.

All the free Math sheets in this section follow the Elementary Math Benchmarks for Grades 4 and 5.

Free Online Fraction Calculator

Here you will find the Math Salamanders Free Online Fraction Calculator.

This calculator will enable you to:

  • add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions
  • convert fractions to simplest form
  • convert improper fractions to mixed fractions
  • convert fractions to decimals and percentages
  • convert decimals and percentages to fractions.

Using the calculator is a great way to self-check that you have understood your fraction learning!


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