# How to Divide 0.02 into Fractions?

Updated on May 1, 2024

A fraction is a number that is a part of a whole.

## Answer: 0.02 as a fraction in simplest form is 1/50.

**Explanation:**

Take the inverse form of 0.02 to turn it into a fraction. That makes 0.020 become 0.02/1.

**Step 1:**To get rid of the decimal point, multiply both sides by 100. This gives you 0.02/1 x 100/100.**Step 2:**Multiply 0.02 by 100 and 1 by 100 to get 2/100.

To make the fraction easier to understand, split both the numerator and the denominator by their highest common factor.

### 2/2 = 1 and 100/2 = 50. As a result, 0.02 is equal to 1/50 as a fraction.

## FAQ on Decimals to Fractions

### How do you convert a decimal to a fraction?

To convert a decimal to a fraction, write the decimal as a fraction with the denominator being 10 to the power of the number of digits after the decimal point. Then simplify the fraction if possible.

### How do you convert a fraction to a decimal?

To convert a fraction to a decimal, divide the numerator by the denominator.

### How do you simplify a fraction?

To simplify a fraction, divide both the numerator and the denominator by their greatest common factor.