Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
59 =  
10
 
 
 
1 b.  
2 =  
11
 
 
 
2 a.  
96 =  
100
 
 
 
2 b.  
4 =  
10
 
 
 
3 a.  
19 =  
50
 
 
 
3 b.  
1 =  
3
 
 
 
4 a.  
64 =  
10
 
 
 
4 b.  
39 =  
4
 
 
 
5 a.  
182 =  
20
 
 
 
5 b.  
491 =  
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. 
59 = 5.9
10
1 b. 
2 = 0.18181818
11
2 a. 
96 = 0.96
100
2 b. 
4 = 0.4
10
3 a. 
19 = 0.38
50
3 b. 
1 = 0.33333333
3
4 a. 
64 = 6.4
10
4 b. 
39 = 9.75
4
5 a. 
182 = 9.1
20
5 b. 
491 = 4.91
100


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