Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
12 =  
5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
79 =  
20
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
31 =  
20
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
3 =  
12
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
43 =  
4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
812 =  
19
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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. 
12 = 1.4
5
1 b. 
79 = 7.45
20
2 a. 
31 = 3.05
20
2 b. 
3 = 0.25
12
3 a. 
43 = 4.75
4
3 b. 
812 = 8.63157895
19


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