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# Convert 0.62 into a fraction.

Question:

A
31/50

Explaination

Step 1:

We first have to read the fraction correctly according to the decimal place value. The decimal 0.62 is sixty-two hundredths.

Step 2:

We create a fraction from how the decimal is read. The fraction for sixty-two hundredths is 62/100.

Step 3:

Since we do not see 62/100 as an answer choice it means we must simplify our fraction. We then have to divide both numerator and denominator of 62/100 by the same number until we get to a fraction in its simplest form. Since both numbers are even, we will first divide both numerator and denominator by 2.

62/100 = (62÷2)/100÷2)

=31/50

0.62 is 31/50 as a fraction in its simplest form.

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