Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
8 =  
9
1 b.  
4 =  
6
2 a.  
2 =  
6
2 b.  
17 =  
20
3 a.  
1 =  
11
3 b.  
4 =  
5
4 a.  
10 =  
12
4 b.  
8 =  
20
5 a.  
9 =  
17
5 b.  
3 =  
12
6 a.  
3 =  
6
6 b.  
1 =  
9
7 a.  
11 =  
14
7 b.  
1 =  
17
8 a.  
1 =  
8
8 b.  
10 =  
11
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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. 
8 = 0.88888889
9
1 b. 
4 = 0.66666667
6
2 a. 
2 = 0.33333333
6
2 b. 
17 = 0.85
20
3 a. 
1 = 0.09090909
11
3 b. 
4 = 0.8
5
4 a. 
10 = 0.83333333
12
4 b. 
8 = 0.4
20
5 a. 
9 = 0.52941176
17
5 b. 
3 = 0.25
12
6 a. 
3 = 0.5
6
6 b. 
1 = 0.11111111
9
7 a. 
11 = 0.78571429
14
7 b. 
1 = 0.05882353
17
8 a. 
1 = 0.125
8
8 b. 
10 = 0.90909091
11


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