decimals are used for prices like $2.95 fractions can be used for data
yes because they thought that fractions were kind of hard so they used decimals
Yes providing you change the fractions into decimals or change the decimals into fractions
Decimals are more commonly used.
Before decimals were invented, people used fractions.
Because decimals are a form you use regularly like with money, but with fractions, its not used all the time such as a decimal is used.
Fractions (as well as decimals) are used to work with numbers that are not exact integers.
Decimals and fractions are PART of a whole
they are used for mixed numbers in points
All numbers can be changed from fractions to decimals.
I Think Decimals Are Better Than Fractions
The Arabs wished to express quantities that were not whole numbers. As to why they used fractions as opposed to decimals for this, that was owing to the fact that they had not invented decimals yet.