# How to Write 1.6 or 160% as a Fraction?

getcalc.com's **decimal to fraction calculator** to find what's an equivalent fraction for the decimal point number 1.6 or 160%. **8/5** is a simplest fraction and **160/100** is the percentage form for 1.6

Decimal | Fraction | Percentage |
---|---|---|

2.2 | ^{11}/_{5} | 220% |

2 | ^{10}/_{5} | 200% |

1.8 | ^{9}/_{5} | 180% |

1.6 | ^{8}/_{5} | 160% |

1.4 | ^{7}/_{5} | 140% |

4 | ^{8}/_{2} | 400% |

2.66667 | ^{8}/_{3} | 266.667% |

2 | ^{8}/_{4} | 200% |

1.33333 | ^{8}/_{6} | 133.333% |

## How to Find Equivalent Fraction for 1.6?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find the equivalent fraction for decimal point number 1.6 manually.

step 1 Address input parameters & values.

Input parameters & values:
The decimal number = 1.6

step 2 Write it as a fraction

1.6/1

step 3 Multiply 10 to both numerator & denominator

(1.6 x 10)/(1 x 10) = 16/10

It can be written as **160% = 160/100 or 16/10**

step 4 To simplify 16/10 to its lowest terms, find LCM (Least Common Multiple) for 16 & 10.

2 is the LCM for 16 & 10

step 5 divide numerator & denominator by 2

16/10 = (16 / 2) / (10 / 2)

= 8/5**8/5** is a simplest fraction for the decimal point number 1.6