## Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

$0.625=\frac{5}{8}$
Multiply $\frac{1000}{1000}$, which is equal to 1, by the decimal to turn the decimal into a fraction. Divide by 125/125 to reduce the expression. $=0.625(\frac{1000}{1000}) \\= \frac{625}{1000} \\=\frac{5}{8}$