Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
1 =  
9
1 b.  
8 =  
14
2 a.  
7 =  
19
2 b.  
2 =  
5
3 a.  
4 =  
5
3 b.  
2 =  
14
4 a.  
1 =  
3
4 b.  
8 =  
9
5 a.  
2 =  
11
5 b.  
2 =  
12
6 a.  
4 =  
6
6 b.  
15 =  
16
7 a.  
2 =  
7
7 b.  
5 =  
10
8 a.  
5 =  
7
8 b.  
13 =  
18
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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. 
1 = 0.11111111
9
1 b. 
8 = 0.57142857
14
2 a. 
7 = 0.36842105
19
2 b. 
2 = 0.4
5
3 a. 
4 = 0.8
5
3 b. 
2 = 0.14285714
14
4 a. 
1 = 0.33333333
3
4 b. 
8 = 0.88888889
9
5 a. 
2 = 0.18181818
11
5 b. 
2 = 0.16666667
12
6 a. 
4 = 0.66666667
6
6 b. 
15 = 0.9375
16
7 a. 
2 = 0.28571429
7
7 b. 
5 = 0.5
10
8 a. 
5 = 0.71428571
7
8 b. 
13 = 0.72222222
18


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