# What is 8/60 as a decimal?

There are different ways to represent the same number: fractions, decimals, and even percentages. In this particular guide, let’s explore how we can use the division method to convert 8/60 to a decimal.

## Solution: 8/60 as a decimal is 0.13

Methods

### Explanation using the division method:

One method to convert 8/60 to a decimal is by using the division method. Before we move ahead to the method, here is a quick recap on fractions: A fraction is a number representation that is broken down into two parts - the number on top is called the numerator, and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. To get a decimal using the division method, simply divide the numerator 8 by the denominator 60:

8 (numerator) ÷ 60 (denominator) = 0.13

And there you go! We got 0.13 as the answer when you convert 8/60 to a decimal.

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