# 0.875 Made Simple : Representing as a Fraction

#### Byzestful Grace

Nov 9, 2023
.875 as a fraction

0.875 is a type of terminating decimal number which means it has finite numbers after the point of decimal. Some examples are 0.87, 9.527, 0.45, and more. Decimal is one of the atomic particles of the mathematical world. Decimal have four major types: Terminating decimal numbers, Non- Terminating decimal numbers, Recurring decimal numbers and non-recurring decimal numbers. Decimal is an expression which is expressed in the form of a Fraction or vice–versa.

## Decoding, Fraction, and Decimal?

Decoding means simplification, to solve the given complex problem or number into a simple form or solution.

Fraction is also a part of the whole, it has a numerator ( upper value in the fraction )and denominator ( lower value in the fraction). Fraction means when any number is written or represented in the form of p/q then it is counted as a Fraction value. For e.g.:- 9/11

Decimal means when any value is associated with a point in mathematics or a number which have a whole number and part of the fraction. For e.g.:- 0.82

## How to turn 0.875 in simple form?

Firstly -Divide the given decimal number by 1, e.g.:- 0.875/ 1, Secondly- Count the total number of digits after the decimal and then multiply an equal number of zeros at the denominator, e.g.:- 875/1000 and then finally,- Do the divisional calculation and simply the converted decimal value to get the fractional solution of it, for e.g.:- 875 when divided by 1000 it will get simply to 7/8. If you convert 7/8 you will get the exact decimal value of 0.875.

## Simplification of 0.875 into a Fraction value.

It’s helpful to know that fractions can be expressed in a number of ways, including decimals and percentages, and that you can quickly convert between them. We’ll show you how to change 0.875 from a decimal to a fraction in this tutorial.

To begin converting .875 as a fraction, rewrite it as p/q, where p and q are both positive integers. To begin with, 0.875 is technically a fraction because it can be written as 0.875/1. Decimal 0.875 when decoded in the form of a fraction is 7/8, which means when 7 is divided by 8 it generates a value which is defined as a decimal number.  Conversion of decimal 0.875 or any other requires following a few simple steps to generate a value in the form of a fraction.

The number of fractional digits in 0.875 after the decimal point, which in this case is 3, will then be counted. We will multiply the numerator and denominator of 0.875/1 by 10 to the power of the number of digits after the decimal point, whichever that number is. For example, we would multiply by 100 for 0.45 because it has two fractional digits, or by 1000 for 0.324 because it has three fractional digits. Therefore, in this instance, we will multiply 1000 by both the numerator and denominator of 0.875/1. The final step is to if at all possible, reduce the fraction by identifying and eliminating similar factors.