Hello and takes for taking time to help me with this problem. This is from Khan Academy.

I was asked to find the rate of this problem:

Henry can write 5 pages of his novel in 3 hours

At this rate, how many pages can Henry write in 8 hours?I know the formula to working the problem but what makes me pause is the answer I get 13.33 (its abbreviated). When I typed it in the answer box it was wrong because it wasn't in fraction form which is written as

13 1/3.

and that's where I'm stuck, 1/3 written as a decimal is 0.33 so I get why the 13 1/3 but 0.33 written as a fraction is 33/100 and it cant be simplified any further.

My question is...how do i get 1/3, I understand why the fraction form after researching it but I don't understand the formula of how it got there.

I hope my explanation of my problem was helpful I really didn't know how to word it.

Thanks in Advance for the help.

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