# What is 1.75 as a Fraction

Are you looking for the fraction equivalent of the number 1.75? If that’s the case, you’ve come to the correct place! You’ll be able to convert any decimal number to a fraction by following the instructions in this step-by-step guide, which will walk you through exactly what the fractional form of 1.75 looks like as well as how to calculate it. Let’s go!

The decimal number can be converted to a fraction by being multiplied by a power of ten before being used in the conversion. Due to the fact that there are 2 digits to the right of the decimal point, the decimal number should be placed over 102 (100). The following step is to add the entire number to the position left of the decimal point.

``````                               175
As a result, 1.75 = ------
100
``````

Now, if we divide each of these numbers by the same factor of 25, we will get the following:

``````175      7
---- = ----
100      4``````

Therefore, the equivalent fraction of 1.75 is 7/4.

## How to convert 1.75 to fraction

First, write 1.75 as p/q, where p and q are positive integers. 1.75 as a fraction is 1.75/1.

Next, we count 1.75’s fractional digits, which is 2. Multiply the numerator and denominator of 1.75/1 by 10 to that many digits. For 0.45, we multiply by 100; for 0.324, we multiply by 1000. In this scenario, multiply 1.75/1 by 100:

`````` 1.75 x 100       175
------------  = ------
1 x 100           100``````

If possible, simplify the fraction by cancelling out related elements.

``````175       7
----- = ---
100       4``````