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## Converting Fractions to Decimals

#### Terms

Decimal - A number greater than any whole number.
Fraction - A part of a whole can be expressed as a fraction.
Decimal Fraction - The un-simplified form of a fraction that has been converted from a decimal.
Simplified Fraction - A fraction that has been reduced to the lowest possible whole numbers.

## Examples

#### Converting Fractions to Decimals (Example #1)

$\dfrac{47}{1000}$
 4 7 0 1000 4 7 0 0 0 0 - 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 - 0

#### Converting Fractions to Decimals (Example #2)

$\dfrac{6}{10}$
 6 10 6 0 - 6 0 0

#### Converting Fractions to Decimals (Example #3)

$\dfrac{111}{1000}$
 1 1 1 1000 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 0

#### Converting Fractions to Decimals (Example #4)

$\dfrac{45}{100}$
 4 5 100 4 5 0 0 - 4 0 0 5 0 0 - 5 0 0 0