Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
2 =  
6
1 b.  
512 =  
100
2 a.  
27 =  
10
2 b.  
6631 =  
1000
3 a.  
43 =  
11
3 b.  
517 =  
25
4 a.  
2474 =  
1000
4 b.  
43 =  
27
5 a.  
513 =  
26
5 b.  
425 =  
100
6 a.  
327 =  
30
6 b.  
11 =  
10
7 a.  
53 =  
21
7 b.  
427 =  
28
8 a.  
74 =  
7
8 b.  
15 =  
20
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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. 
2 = 0.33333333
6
1 b. 
512 = 5.12
100
2 a. 
27 = 2.7
10
2 b. 
6631 = 6.631
1000
3 a. 
43 = 4.27272727
11
3 b. 
517 = 5.68
25
4 a. 
2474 = 2.474
1000
4 b. 
43 = 4.11111111
27
5 a. 
513 = 5.5
26
5 b. 
425 = 4.25
100
6 a. 
327 = 3.9
30
6 b. 
11 = 1.1
10
7 a. 
53 = 5.14285714
21
7 b. 
427 = 4.96428571
28
8 a. 
74 = 7.57142857
7
8 b. 
15 = 0.75
20


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