Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
1 =  
2
1 b.  
24 =  
27
2 a.  
71 =  
11
2 b.  
58 =  
26
3 a.  
54 =  
100
3 b.  
8649 =  
10000
4 a.  
1 =  
5
4 b.  
4 =  
9
5 a.  
46 =  
15
5 b.  
5 =  
19
6 a.  
45384 =  
10000
6 b.  
72 =  
7
7 a.  
51 =  
3
7 b.  
14 =  
29
8 a.  
718 =  
25
8 b.  
147 =  
100
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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. 
24 = 0.88888889
27
2 a. 
71 = 7.09090909
11
2 b. 
58 = 5.30769231
26
3 a. 
54 = 5.04
100
3 b. 
8649 = 0.8649
10000
4 a. 
1 = 0.2
5
4 b. 
4 = 0.44444444
9
5 a. 
46 = 4.4
15
5 b. 
5 = 0.26315789
19
6 a. 
45384 = 4.5384
10000
6 b. 
72 = 7.28571429
7
7 a. 
51 = 5.33333333
3
7 b. 
14 = 0.48275862
29
8 a. 
718 = 7.72
25
8 b. 
147 = 1.47
100


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