(84) :value▶Dec (89) :value▶Dec (n) :value▶Decimal (n) :value▶Base10

Changes a fraction into decimal form. Additionally displays a number as a decimal.

Although this function is available on the TI-84, the calculator converts expressions into decimal form by default and even when storing or displaying a fraction will store or display it as a decimal even if this is not used.

## Location Edit

TI-84

- Math
*MATH*- 2:▶Dec

## Example Edit

:ClrHome :Input "FRACTION? ",X :Disp X▶Dec

This program will ask for a fraction, then display it in decimal form.

## See Also Edit

- ▶Frac - displays a number in fractional mode.

- approx( - converts a fraction into a decimal, rather than just force the calculator to display it as such