# 2/27 as a Decimal 2/27 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 2/27 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

2/27 as a Decimal Expansion
2/27 = 0.0741
Hence,
2/27 as a decimal equals to 0.0741
where,
2/27 is a given fraction,
The decimal expansion of 2/27 is 0.0741

2/27 as a Mixed Number
The given fraction 2/27 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 2 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 27.

For values other than 2/27, use this below tool:

## How-to: 2/27 as a Decimal

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 2/27 as a decimal equivalent.
step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
Input values:
The fraction = 2/27

What to be found:
Find the decimal expansion of fraction 2/27.

step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 2/27, so find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator. Since the denominator is having 1 more digits than the numerator, multiply 100 with both numerator and denominator of 2/27.
= 2/27 x 100/100

step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
= 100 x 2/27 x 1/100
= 200/27 x 1/100

step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
= 200/27 x 1/100
= 189 + 11/27 x 1/100
= ( 189/27 + 11/27) x 1/100
= (7 + 11/27 ) x 1/100

step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 11/27 in the above expression:
= (7 + 11/27 ) x 1/100
= (7 + 0.407) x 1/100

step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
= (7 + 0.407) x 1/100
= 7.407 x 1/100
= 7.407/100
2/27= 0.07407

Hence,
2/27 as a decimal is 0.07407 