 # What Is 9/90 as a Decimal + Solution With Free Steps

The fraction 9/90 as a decimal is equal to 0.1.

The division of two numbers p and q results in either an integer or decimal value. If p is the dividend and q is the divisor, then if p is both a multiple of and greater than q, we get an integer result. If either of these conditions is not satisfied, we get a decimal value. Sometimes, we represent this in the form of fractions p/q.

We know that Division is one of the four primary operators of mathematics, and there are two types of divisions. One solves entirely and results in an Integer value, while the other doesn’t translate to completion, producing a Decimal value.

Here, we are more interested in the division types that result in a Decimal value, as this can be expressed as a Fraction. We see fractions as a way of showing two numbers having the operation of Division between them that result in a value that lies between two Integers. Now, we introduce the method used to solve said fraction to decimal conversion, called Long Division, which we will discuss in detail moving forward. So, let’s go through the Solution of fraction 9/90.

## Solution

First, we convert the fraction components, i.e., the numerator and the denominator, and transform them into the division constituents, i.e., the Dividend and the Divisor, respectively.

This can be done as follows:

Dividend = 9

Divisor = 90

Now, we introduce the most important quantity in our division process: the Quotient. The value represents the Solution to our division and can be expressed as having the following relationship with the Division constituents:

Quotient = Dividend $\div$ Divisor = 9 $\div$ 90

This is when we go through the Long Division solution to our problem. Figure 1

## 9/90 Long Division Method

We start solving a problem using the Long Division Method by first taking apart the division’s components and comparing them. As we have 9 and 90, we can see how 9 is Smaller than 90, and to solve this division, we require that 9 be Bigger than 90.

This is done by multiplying the dividend by 10 and checking whether it is bigger than the divisor or not. If so, we calculate the Multiple of the divisor closest to the dividend and subtract it from the Dividend. This produces the Remainder, which we then use as the dividend later.

Now, we begin solving for our dividend 9, which after getting multiplied by 10 becomes 90.

We take this 90 and divide it by 90; this can be done as follows:

90 $\div$ 90 = 1

Where:

90 x 1 = 90

This will lead to the generation of a Remainder equal to 90 – 90 = 0. Thus our Quotient is 0.1 with a final remainder of 0. Images/mathematical drawings are created with GeoGebra.