Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
17 =  
20
 
 
 
1 b.  
210 =  
50
 
 
 
2 a.  
130 =  
100
 
 
 
2 b.  
2 =  
8
 
 
 
3 a.  
1 =  
10
 
 
 
3 b.  
44 =  
5
 
 
 
4 a.  
36 =  
100
 
 
 
4 b.  
46 =  
50
 
 
 
5 a.  
548 =  
100
 
 
 
5 b.  
50 =  
100
 
 
 
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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. 
17 = 0.85
20
1 b. 
210 = 4.2
50
2 a. 
130 = 1.3
100
2 b. 
2 = 0.25
8
3 a. 
1 = 0.1
10
3 b. 
44 = 8.8
5
4 a. 
36 = 0.36
100
4 b. 
46 = 0.92
50
5 a. 
548 = 5.48
100
5 b. 
50 = 0.5
100


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