What is 7/5 as a decimal?

In mathematics, converting fractions to decimals is a common task. Let's go through the process of converting the fraction 7/5 to a decimal.

You can try other fractional values to get more familiar with the conversion guide.

Often, convert 11/8 to a decimal or 1 5/12 to a decimal, depending on the task.

What is 7/5?

A fraction consists of two numbers: the numerator (top number) and the denominator (bottom number). In the fraction 7/5: 7 is the numerator, and 5 is the denominator. This means dividing 7 by 5 to get the decimal value.


75 = 1.4

What is a fraction?

A fraction consists of two parts: the numerator on top and the denominator below. It shows parts of a whole and is used to compare values.

What is a decimal?

A decimal is a number system that includes a decimal point. This point separates the whole number from the fractional part. It is an easy way to express values less than one.

Conversion Steps:

To convert 7/5 to a decimal, follow these steps:

  1. Step 1: Set up the division. Divide the numerator 7 by the denominator 5. It will look like this: 7 ÷ 5.
  2. Step 2: Perform the division. Use a calculator to divide 7 by 5, or do it manually.
  3. Step 3: Identify the decimal. The result will be a decimal. When 7 is divided by 5, you get 1.4.