Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
312 =  
14
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
36 =  
40
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
79 =  
15
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
21 =  
46
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
10 =  
54
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
47 =  
48
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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. 
312 = 3.85714286
14
1 b. 
36 = 0.9
40
2 a. 
79 = 7.6
15
2 b. 
21 = 0.45652174
46
3 a. 
10 = 0.18518519
54
3 b. 
47 = 0.97916667
48


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