## School_Island_sad_face 3 years ago Which fraction in simplest form is equivalent to zero point four? Answer four-sixteenths twelve-thirds eighty thirty-seconds twenty-four sixtieths

1. alexwee123

0.4=4/10=2/5

2. alexwee123

only one place value after the decimal

seriously... did you even read the question? i am sorry, that is not correct, I mean it is right, just not in this context

4. alexwee123

yes i gave you a fraction of 0.4 so now compare it to the choices that you were given

oh god...

6. alexwee123

?

7. alexwee123

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sorry dude, I am just have a "Aw man I am so retarded" day..

9. alexwee123

oh ok no worries :D

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11. alexwee123

yes now compare 2/5 with the rest of the choices

12. cam330

Of the answer choices, it must be the last one. 4/16 = 0.25, not 0.4. 12/3 and 80/32 are both greater than 1 whole, so it can't be those because 0.4 is less than that. 24/60 is correct. 6 x 10 = 60, and 6 x 4 = 24, meaning it is equivalent to 4/10, which, of course, means 24/60 is equal to 0.4.