What is 0.5714 as a fraction?

0.5714 as a fraction in simplest form is written as 2857/5000

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Calculate 0.5714 as a fraction

To convert 0.5714 into a fraction, here are the steps.

Any number can be written as a fraction by using 1 as the denominator. So, we converted 0.375 into a fraction with a denominator of 1.

0.5714 =
0.5714/1

Then, we removed the decimal part from the numerator to make it a whole number. Since 0.375 has 4 digits after the decimal point, we need to multiply both the numerator and the denominator by 10000.

0.5714 × 10000/1 × 10000
=
5714/10000

The next step is to make this fraction simpler because the biggest common factor (BCF) of 5714 and 10000 is 2. So, to simplify the fraction, we have to divide both the top and bottom numbers by 2.

5714 ÷ 2/10000 ÷ 2
=
2857/5000

That's it! The simplest form of 0.5714 as a fraction is 2857/5000.

See Also: 2857/5000 as a decimal

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