Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
2 =  
5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
15 =  
16
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
4 =  
5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
3 =  
4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
7 =  
11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
2 =  
9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

The decimal expansion of the fractions where the denominator is not a power of ten nor one of the 'easy' numbers has been rounded to 8 decimals, so it may or may not show the repeating pattern for non-terminating decimals, and it may or may not show all the decimal digits for terminating decimals.

1 a. 
2 = 0.4
5
1 b. 
15 = 0.9375
16
2 a. 
4 = 0.8
5
2 b. 
3 = 0.75
4
3 a. 
7 = 0.63636364
11
3 b. 
2 = 0.22222222
9


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