85 tenths could be used to describe time, distance, money, and many other things.|
85 tenths means that if you divide something into ten equal parts, 85 tenths is 85 of those parts that you just divided up.
We converted 85 tenths into different things below to explain further:
85 tenths as a Fraction
Since 85 tenths is 85 over ten, 85 tenths as a Fraction is
85 tenths as a Decimal
If you divide 85 by ten you get 85 tenths as a decimal which is 8.50.
85 tenths as a Percent
To get 85 tenths as a Percent, you multiply the decimal with 100 to get the answer of 850 percent.
85 tenths of a dollar
First we divide a dollar into ten parts where each part is 10 cents. Then we multiply 10 cents with 85 and
get 850 cents or 8 dollars and 50 cents.