# 5/10 as a decimal number

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 5/10 fraction to decimal number. **5/10 as a decimal** is **0.5**. The fraction 5/10 is the same called as **5 divided by 10**, check more details of the 5/10 fraction below.

## Answer: 5/10 as a decimal is

0.5

### How to convert 5/10 in a decimal form?

To convert the 5/10 as a decimal form simply divide the numerator by denominator in this case 5 is called the numerator and 10 is called a denominator and the fraction bar is called 'divided by'.

#### Simplification of the fraction 5/10

Divide 5 by 10 like this:

= 5/10

= 5 ÷ 10 = 0.5

Therefore, the 5/10 as a decimal is 0.5.

The 5/10 fraction is simplified as much as possible, decimals are the numbers with the decimal point.