# 8/27 as a Decimal 8/27 as a decimal expansion provides the detailed information about what is 8/27 in decimal form, and the answer with steps help students to easily understand how it is being calculated.

8/27 as a Decimal Expansion
8/27 = 0.2963
Hence,
8/27 as a decimal equals to 0.2963
where,
8/27 is a given fraction,
The decimal expansion of 8/27 is 0.2963

8/27 as a Mixed Number
The given fraction 8/27 can't be represented as a mixed number since the numerator 8 of the given fraction is smaller than the denominator 27.

For values other than 8/27, use this below tool:

## How-to: 8/27 as a Decimal

The below work with steps provide the detailed information about how to convert fraction 8/27 as a decimal equivalent.
step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:
Input values:
The fraction = 8/27

What to be found:
Find the decimal expansion of fraction 8/27.

step 2 The numerator is smaller than the denominator of the fraction 8/27, 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 8/27.
= 8/27 x 100/100

step 3 Rearrange the fraction as like the below:
= 100 x 8/27 x 1/100
= 800/27 x 1/100

step 4 Simplify the above expression further:
= 800/27 x 1/100
= 783 + 17/27 x 1/100
= ( 783/27 + 17/27) x 1/100
= (29 + 17/27 ) x 1/100

step 5 Repeat the step 2 to find the decimal equivalent for the fraction 17/27 in the above expression:
= (29 + 17/27 ) x 1/100
= (29 + 0.63) x 1/100

step 6 Simplify the above expression further:
= (29 + 0.63) x 1/100
= 29.63 x 1/100
= 29.63/100
8/27= 0.2963

Hence,
8/27 as a decimal is 0.2963 