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# Sharp el-738 convert to fractions - Sharp EL-738 Financial Calculator

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Hi there,

Unfortunately the EL738 does not have the ability to convert decimals to fractions

Posted on Nov 26, 2014

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

ok i figure this is like any other calculator, but without a fraction button. A fraction i somthing / something . so instead of the fraction button use the division button.

Posted on Jul 08, 2010

I don't know about this specific calculator, but there is probably a button on your calculator that has a "y" with an "x" as a superscript (exponent). Or is could be reversed. But you wanted 2^8, you would push the 2 first, then the exponent button, then the 8, and there's your answer.

Good luck.

Posted on Jul 14, 2010

SOURCE: How can I convert decimal

After you perform the calculations and press the = key, you can hit the ab/c key to toggle between decimal and fraction. Try .75= then you can toggle between 1/4 and .75

Posted on Dec 14, 2010

SOURCE: how do i convert decimal

You just have to hit the second button from the left, third row down. It says "a b/c" on it.

Posted on Apr 10, 2011

You just have to hit the second button from the left, third row down. It says "a b/c" on it.

Posted on Apr 10, 2011

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