Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
5 =  
7
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
11 =  
18
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
5 =  
11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
1 =  
18
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
11 =  
17
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
5 =  
8
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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. 
5 = 0.71428571
7
1 b. 
11 = 0.61111111
18
2 a. 
5 = 0.45454545
11
2 b. 
1 = 0.05555556
18
3 a. 
11 = 0.64705882
17
3 b. 
5 = 0.625
8


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