# How to Write 5/2 as a Decimal?

getcalc.com's **fraction to decimal calculator** to find what's an equivalent decimal for the fractional number 5/2.

**2.5** is a decimal and **250/100** or **250%** is the percentage for 5/2.

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

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

^{7}/_{2} | 3.5 | 350% |

^{6}/_{2} | 3 | 300% |

^{5}/_{2} | 2.5 | 250% |

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

^{5}/_{3} | 1.66667 | 166.667% |

^{5}/_{4} | 1.25 | 125% |

^{5}/_{5} | 1 | 100% |

^{5}/_{6} | 0.83333 | 83.333% |

## How to Find Equivalent Decimal for 5/2?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find the equivalent decimal for fraction number 5/2 manually.

step 1 Address input values.

Input values:

The fraction number = 5/2

step 2 Write it as a decimal

5/2 = 2.5

**2.5** is the decimal representation for 5/2

** For Percentage Conversion** :

step 1 To represent 2.5 in percentage, write 2.5 as a fraction

Fraction = 2.5/1

step 2 multiply 100 to both numerator and denominator

(2.5 x 100)/(1 x 100) = 250/100

**250%**is the percentage representation for 5/2