# Thread: i need help with turning a decimal into a fraction

1. ## i need help with turning a decimal into a fraction

yeah i know i must sound super retarded but i am having peroblems with it . there not your normal decimals either they are the ones with fractions attached that you have too simplify i just cant get it
help!!!!!!!!!!!!
heres what one looks like
0.26 2/3 =
and they want me to reduce this whats wrong with them

2. Originally Posted by sekispoiled
yeah i know i must sound super retarded but i am having peroblems with it . there not your normal decimals either they are the ones with fractions attached that you have too simplify i just cant get it
help!!!!!!!!!!!!
heres what one looks like
0.26 2/3 =
and they want me to reduce this whats wrong with them
Hi sekispoiled,

$.26\frac{2}{3}=\frac{26\frac{2}{3}}{100}=\frac{\fr ac{80}{3}}{100}=\frac{80}{3} \cdot \frac{1}{100}=\frac{80}{300}=\frac{4}{15}$