# What is 2/3 as a decimal?

Feb 20, 2018

$\frac{2}{3} = 0.666 \ldots = 0. \overline{6}$

The $6$ repeats to infinity and beyond.

Feb 20, 2018

$.66666666 \overline{6}$

#### Explanation:

To get 2/3 as a decimal, you must divide the numerator by the denominator

color(red)(2-:3

Doing this will give you the decimal of $.66666 \overline{6}$

The line over the 6, just means it is repeating, because 3 will never evenly go into 3.