Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
86 =  
11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
85 =  
14
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
56 =  
18
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
3 =  
13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
17 =  
17
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
97 =  
14
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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. 
86 = 8.54545455
11
1 b. 
85 = 8.35714286
14
2 a. 
56 = 5.33333333
18
2 b. 
3 = 0.23076923
13
3 a. 
17 = 1.41176471
17
3 b. 
97 = 9.5
14


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