8 tenths could be used to describe time, distance, money, and many other things.|
8 tenths means that if you divide something into ten equal parts, 8 tenths is 8 of those parts that you just divided up.
We converted 8 tenths into different things below to explain further:
8 tenths as a Fraction
Since 8 tenths is 8 over ten, 8 tenths as a Fraction is
8 tenths as a Decimal
If you divide 8 by ten you get 8 tenths as a decimal which is 0.80.
8 tenths as a Percent
To get 8 tenths as a Percent, you multiply the decimal with 100 to get the answer of 80 percent.
8 tenths of a dollar
First we divide a dollar into ten parts where each part is 10 cents. Then we multiply 10 cents with 8 and
get 80 cents or 0 dollars and 80 cents.