Continued Fraction for 3/8



Express 3/8 as a continued fraction

In decimal terms, = 0.375
Start NumberInteger NumberDecimal Portion = Start - IntegerReciprocal =1 ÷ Decimal Portion
0.37500.3752.6667
2.666720.6671.4993
1.499310.4992.004
2.00420.004250
2502500

We stop when the difference portion = 0, and use the Integer Column for our representation:
Our continued fraction representation is: [0; 2, 1, 2, 250]