Here you can find 6.125 as a fraction, both as decimal fraction and in simplest form as displayed in our converter right below:
6.125 has 3 decimal places, so we put the decimal digits of 6.125, 125, over 1 followed by the number of zeroes equal to the number of decimal places, 3: 125 = 125/1000. We add 6 as 6000/1000 and get:
6125 is the nominator and 1000 is the denominator. We now check if the decimal fraction is already in the lowest terms by finding the greatest common factor of 6125 and 1000, know as gcf of 6125 and 1000.
The gcf(6125,1000) is 125, so we can conclude that 6125/1000 is not 6.125 as a fraction in simplest form. To obtain 6.125 as a fraction in simplest form we have to divide both, the nominator as well as denominator, by the gcf(6125,1000):
We write 6.125 as a fraction in simplest form as 49/8.
Read on to learn everything about 6.125 as a fraction.
What is 6.125 as a Fraction
We have already answered what is 6.125 as a fraction above for the cases 6.125 as decimal fraction and 6.125 as a fraction in simplest form.
Yet, by multiplying the denominator and the nominator of 6.125 as a fraction in simplest form with all integers distinct from zero and one we can generate an infinite amount of fractions equivalent to 49/8, but not in lowest terms:
For example, with n = 2 we obtain 98/16 and with n = -3 we get 147/24:
98/16 = 147/24 = 49/8.
We can thus conclude that the question What is 6.125 as a fraction? does not have a single answer, but an indefinite amount of possibilities.
6.125 Repeating as a Fraction
To find out what is 6.125… as a fraction, identify the repeating sequence or pattern, known as reptend or repetend of 6.125 recurring.
The infinitely-repeated digit sequence of 6.125… can be indicated by three periods. For example, 6.12555… as a fraction (repeating 5, the last digit) = 6 113/900.
Alternatively, a vinculum, that is a horizontal line, can be drawn above the repetend of the fraction of 6.125. In addition, one can sometimes see the period enclosed in parentheses ().
Here, we use the overlined notation to denote 6.125 repeating as a fraction:
6.125 =6 113/900
6.125 =6 62/495
6.125 =6 125/999
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You know what the decimal 6.125 in numerator / denominator notation is.
This brings us the end of our article. We are left with classifying 6.125 as rational number because in can be written as 6125/1000; 6125 and 1000 are integers.
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