Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.  
5 =  
21
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 b.  
6 =  
73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 a.  
2 =  
29
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 b.  
61 =  
85
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 a.  
4 =  
51
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 b.  
12 =  
68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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. 
5 = 0.23809524
21
1 b. 
6 = 0.08219178
73
2 a. 
2 = 0.06896552
29
2 b. 
61 = 0.71764706
85
3 a. 
4 = 0.07843137
51
3 b. 
12 = 0.17647059
68


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