# Why is the fraction of 0.5 2/5? Thanks

##### 1 Answer

May 12, 2018

#### Explanation:

To convert a mixed fraction to an improper fraction, follow these steps:

So you in your question

Multiply the whole part that is

So it will be

Then add this figure to the numerator

That is

So it will be

This is the figure you will write on the numerator

Thus it will be

To remove decimal from numerator multiply both numerator and denominator this 10 as follows

That is

Simplify it It by dividing by

So the answer will be