Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
1 =  
2
1 b.  
7 =  
10
2 a.  
518 =  
20
2 b.  
883 =  
1000
3 a.  
3 =  
16
3 b.  
8 =  
10
4 a.  
11 =  
16
4 b.  
42 =  
10
5 a.  
5 =  
12
5 b.  
1 =  
5
6 a.  
3 =  
10
6 b.  
7558 =  
10000
7 a.  
61 =  
20
7 b.  
11660 =  
10000
8 a.  
15 =  
25
8 b.  
19 =  
25
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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 = 0.5
2
1 b. 
7 = 0.7
10
2 a. 
518 = 5.9
20
2 b. 
883 = 0.883
1000
3 a. 
3 = 0.1875
16
3 b. 
8 = 0.8
10
4 a. 
11 = 1.0625
16
4 b. 
42 = 4.2
10
5 a. 
5 = 0.41666667
12
5 b. 
1 = 0.2
5
6 a. 
3 = 0.3
10
6 b. 
7558 = 7.0558
10000
7 a. 
61 = 6.05
20
7 b. 
11660 = 1.166
10000
8 a. 
15 = 0.6
25
8 b. 
19 = 0.76
25


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