Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
1 =  
7
1 b.  
42 =  
3
2 a.  
29 =  
10
2 b.  
220 =  
25
3 a.  
997 =  
10000
3 b.  
11 =  
4
4 a.  
2 =  
4
4 b.  
88 =  
100
5 a.  
4 =  
13
5 b.  
71 =  
2
6 a.  
88 =  
10
6 b.  
18 =  
10
7 a.  
14 =  
25
7 b.  
272 =  
1000
8 a.  
613 =  
23
8 b.  
8 =  
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. 
1 = 0.14285714
7
1 b. 
42 = 4.66666667
3
2 a. 
29 = 2.9
10
2 b. 
220 = 2.8
25
3 a. 
997 = 0.0997
10000
3 b. 
11 = 1.25
4
4 a. 
2 = 0.5
4
4 b. 
88 = 0.88
100
5 a. 
4 = 0.30769231
13
5 b. 
71 = 7.5
2
6 a. 
88 = 8.8
10
6 b. 
18 = 1.8
10
7 a. 
14 = 0.56
25
7 b. 
272 = 2.072
1000
8 a. 
613 = 6.56521739
23
8 b. 
8 = 0.72727273
11


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