Decimal Fundamentals: What is a Decimal?

What is a decimal. A decimal is a fraction.

If the fraction has a numerator that is divisible by 10, the fraction is a decimal fraction. 1/10 and 47/100 are two examples of decimal fractions.

FoxyMath uses the period (.) as the decimal point. However, some countries use the comma (,) as the decimal point.

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