Express 0.9875 as a fraction.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Write down:



Multiply both top and bottom by 10,000 (because there were 4 digits after the decimal point):



 


Simplify the fraction: 9,875 and 10,000 have a common factor 5, so divide top and bottom by 5:



 


 

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM