Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
42 =  
10
1 b.  
411 =  
27
2 a.  
14 =  
20
2 b.  
1 =  
3
3 a.  
97 =  
100
3 b.  
8 =  
50
4 a.  
15 =  
19
4 b.  
23 =  
10
5 a.  
61 =  
5
5 b.  
1 =  
5
6 a.  
3 =  
5
6 b.  
64295 =  
10000
7 a.  
52 =  
15
7 b.  
3972 =  
1000
8 a.  
20 =  
25
8 b.  
53 =  
7
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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. 
42 = 4.2
10
1 b. 
411 = 4.40740741
27
2 a. 
14 = 0.7
20
2 b. 
1 = 0.33333333
3
3 a. 
97 = 0.97
100
3 b. 
8 = 0.16
50
4 a. 
15 = 0.78947368
19
4 b. 
23 = 2.3
10
5 a. 
61 = 6.2
5
5 b. 
1 = 0.2
5
6 a. 
3 = 0.6
5
6 b. 
64295 = 6.4295
10000
7 a. 
52 = 5.13333333
15
7 b. 
3972 = 3.972
1000
8 a. 
20 = 0.8
25
8 b. 
53 = 5.42857143
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