Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
3 =  
10
 
 
 
1 b.  
8 =  
10
 
 
 
2 a.  
174 =  
19
 
 
 
2 b.  
5 =  
8
 
 
 
3 a.  
2 =  
4
 
 
 
3 b.  
3 =  
8
 
 
 
4 a.  
52 =  
15
 
 
 
4 b.  
8 =  
15
 
 
 
5 a.  
3 =  
4
 
 
 
5 b.  
24 =  
10
 
 
 
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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. 
3 = 0.3
10
1 b. 
8 = 0.8
10
2 a. 
174 = 9.15789474
19
2 b. 
5 = 0.625
8
3 a. 
2 = 0.5
4
3 b. 
3 = 0.375
8
4 a. 
52 = 3.46666667
15
4 b. 
8 = 0.53333333
15
5 a. 
3 = 0.75
4
5 b. 
24 = 2.4
10


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