# Calculate: 1 / 2 = 0.5

## How do you solve 1 / 2?

• Step #1 [Divide] 1 / 2 = 0.5

## Word Phrase for 1 / 2 = 0.5

Internationalization (i18n) word phrase of the math problem 1 / 2 = 0.5

• English (EN): one divide two equals zero №╗┐decimal point five
• Spanish (ES): uno divisoria dos es igual a cero №╗┐coma cinco
• French (FR): un diviser deux ├Еgaux zжro №╗┐virgule cinq
• German (DE): eins teilen zwei ist gleich null №╗┐Komma fЧnf
• Italian (IT): uno dividere due uguale zero №╗┐punto decimale cinque
• Hebrew (HE): ОљОЌОЊ ОћОцОеОЊ ОЕОаОЎОЎОЮ ОЕОЋОЋОћ ОљОцОА №╗┐ОаОДОЋОЊОћ ОбОЕОеОЋОаОЎОф ОЌОъОЎОЕОћ
• Indonesian (ID): satu membagi dua sama nol №╗┐titik desimal lima
• Russian (RU): ЬСУь Лђл░лил┤лхл╗лхлйлИлх СРЯ Лђл░л▓лйлЙ ьЬвЧ №╗┐л┤лхЛЂЛЈЛѓлИЛЄлйлЙл╣ ЛѓлЙЛЄл║лИ № ЫЧ
• Swedish (SV): ett klyftangens tvт lika noll №╗┐decimal fem
• Turkish (TR): b├Хlmek e┼Ъittir s?f?r №╗┐ondal─▒k nokta

Q: Is the solution a whole number?
A: No! 0.5 is not a whole number.

Q: Is the answer a positive or negative number?
A:The answer 0.5 is a positive number.

## Solve in Base Systems

The equation 1 / 2 = 0.5 is represented in base 10 above. Here we show the same calculation but represented in other base counting systems. A base counting system is how many numbers are represented as group before advancing to the next digit. Example we normally use base 10 with numbers 0 to 9. When we add a 1 to the number 9 it becomes 10. For a base 3 system when a 1 is added to 2, it does not become 3 it becomes 10.

 Base Base Equation Base Answer 2 (binary) 1 / 10 0.101 3 1 / 2 0.12 4 1 / 2 0.11 5 1 / 2 0.10 6 1 / 2 0.5

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