What is one-fourth as a decimal?

If fractions represent a part of a whole, decimals represent a group of numbers separated by a decimal point.

Answer: 1/4 is equal to 0.25.

Let’s convert this fraction to a decimal number.


Dividing the numerator by the denominator is the simplest way to convert any fraction to decimal form.

In this case, the fraction is 1/4, so we must perform 1 ÷ 4.

1/4 in decimal form

Therefore, 1/4 as a decimal equals 0.25.

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