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## Solution 12285: Fraction Conversions on the TI-34 II Explorer Plus.

### How can fractions be converted on the TI-34 II Explorer Plus?

The TI-34 II Explorer Plus will convert to decimals, fractions, mixed numbers, and improper fractions. To do these conversions follow the instructions listed below:

Converting a Fraction to Decimal form: (Ex. 1/4)

• Enter 1, press [/], and enter 4
• Press [D] and then press [ENTER]
• .25 will be displayed
Converting a Decimal to Fraction form: (Ex. .75)

• Enter .75
• Press [F] for converting to Fraction
• Now press [ENTER]
• 75/100 will be displayed
• Now press [SIMP] then [ENTER]
• 15/20 will be displayed
• Now press [SIMP then [ENTER]
• 3/4 will be displayed

Entering a mixed fraction: (Ex. 1 2/3)

• Enter 1 and press [Unit]
• Enter 2, press [/], and then enter 3
To Convert to improper fraction form: (Ex. 1 2/3)

• Enter 1 and press [Unit]
• Enter 2, press [/], and then enter 3
• Now press [2nd] [D] and press [ENTER]
• 5/3 will be displayed