# How do you write 5.82 as a fraction?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 15, 2018

#### Explanation:

So we know we can't have decimals in a fraction so first take it times

Now

And now simplify to get:

Apr 15, 2018

#### Explanation:

The two decimal places indicate that the value is given in hundredths.

In simplest form this is

You can also write it as an improper fraction as