To convert decimal into fraction we have o follow the following steps
- First count the numbers after the decimal point or right side of the decimal point.
- If n is the number of digits on the right side of the decimal point, then multiply and divide the whole number by 10n to remove the decimal from the numerator.
- Then simplify the number, by reducing the numerator and denominator.
- The resultant will be the required fraction from the given decimal number.
To convert 1.25 into fraction
Given, 1.25 is a decimal number.
Multiply and divide 1.25 by 100.
1.25 × 100/100 = 125/100
If we simplify it more, we get;
125 /100 = 5/4