Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
5 =  
53
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
49 =  
89
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
52 =  
86
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
76 =  
91
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
5 =  
6
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
7 =  
55
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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 = 0.09433962
53
1 b. 
49 = 0.5505618
89
2 a. 
52 = 0.60465116
86
2 b. 
76 = 0.83516484
91
3 a. 
5 = 0.83333333
6
3 b. 
7 = 0.12727273
55


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