3 tenths could be used to describe time, distance, money, and many other things.|
3 tenths means that if you divide something into ten equal parts, 3 tenths is 3 of those parts that you just divided up.
We converted 3 tenths into different things below to explain further:
3 tenths as a Fraction
Since 3 tenths is 3 over ten, 3 tenths as a Fraction is
3 tenths as a Decimal
If you divide 3 by ten you get 3 tenths as a decimal which is 0.30.
3 tenths as a Percent
To get 3 tenths as a Percent, you multiply the decimal with 100 to get the answer of 30 percent.
3 tenths of a dollar
First we divide a dollar into ten parts where each part is 10 cents. Then we multiply 10 cents with 3 and
get 30 cents or 0 dollars and 30 cents.