# How do you write the number #10/25# as a decimal?

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Nov 17, 2016

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#### Explanation:

You can use Long division.

The fraction

So when you work out

Nov 17, 2016

#### Explanation:

A fraction that has its denominator as a power of 10 can be written as a decimal.

Make an equivalent fraction...

We could also have simplified the fraction first