Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
37 =  
85
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
56 =  
87
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
36 =  
16
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
42 =  
34
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
811 =  
14
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
184 =  
95
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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. 
37 = 0.43529412
85
1 b. 
56 = 0.64367816
87
2 a. 
36 = 3.375
16
2 b. 
42 = 4.05882353
34
3 a. 
811 = 8.78571429
14
3 b. 
184 = 1.88421053
95


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