# Fraction to decimal

Convert a fraction to a decimal number.

## 1. Simplify the fraction

Proceed to simplify the fraction if necessary. For example, the fraction `3250/6500` is reduced as follows,

`1/2 = (3250\times1)/(3250\times2) `

## 2. Convert fraction to decimal

The numerator is divided by the denominator,

For example,

`3049/20000 = 3049\div20000 = 0.15245`

Round as needed. With a precision of 2 decimals, the result is

`3049/20000\approx0.15`