# 0.875 as a Fraction 0.875 as a fraction and percent expansion provides the details of what is the equivalent fraction and percent for decimal 0.875, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated.

0.875 as a Fraction
0.875 = (?)
= (0.875/1) x (1000/1000)
= 875/1000
= (7 x 125)/(8 x 125)
= 7/8
0.875 = 7/8
0.875 as a fraction equals to 7/8

where,
0.875 is a decimal,
7/8 is a fraction in simplest form.

0.875 in Percent
0.875 = (0.875 x 100)/100
= 87.5/100
= 87.5%
0.875 as a percent is 87.5%

where,
0.875 is a decimal,
87.5% is a percentage.

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## How-to: 0.875 as a Fraction

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to convert 0.875 to fraction in simplest form manually.

step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
Input values:
The decimal number = 0.875

What to be found:
What is 0.875 as a fraction in simplest form?

step 2 Write 0.875 as a simple fraction:
0.875/1

step 3 Find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator:
Since the decimal 0.875 has 3 digits after the decimal point, multiply 1000 with both numerator and denominator of 0.875/1 to make numerator as a whole number.
(0.875 x 1000)/(1 x 1000) = 875/1000

step 4 Rewrite the numerator and denominator of the fraction 875/1000 in the form of multiplication factors as like the below:
= (7 x 125)/(8 x 125)

step 5 Check and cancel the factors of 875 and 1000 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other:
= (7 x 125)/(8 x 125)
875/1000 = 7/8

Hence,
0.875 as a fraction is equal to 7/8. 