0.879 = ?

**What is 0.879 as a fraction?**

0.879 = 879/1000.

**0.879 as a fraction is 879/1000.**

This decimal to fraction conversion provides the detailed information on what is 0.879 as a fraction in simplest form and how it can be calculated.

**Calculation: 0.879 in Fraction**

0.879 = (?)

= (0.879/1) x (1000/1000)

= 879/1000

0.879 = 879/1000

0.879 in fraction is 879/1000

Step by step work for decimal 0.879 as a simplified fraction to understand the calculation.

step 1
__Input values:__

The decimal number = 0.879

__What to be found:__

What is 0.879 as a fraction in simplest form?

step 2 Write 0.879 as a simple fraction.

0.879/1

step 3
Find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator.

Since the decimal 0.879 has 3 digits after the decimal point, multiply 1000 with both numerator and denominator of 0.879/1 to make numerator as a whole number.

(0.879 x 1000)/(1 x 1000) = 879/1000

step 4
The fraction 879/1000 can't be simplified further, because the multiplication factors of numerator 879 and denominator 1000 of the given fraction are not cancelling each other.

Hence,

0.879 as a fraction is 879/1000.