Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.
 196 = 1000

1 b.
 –1 1 = 7

2 a.
 1 41 = 50

2 b.
 2 9 = 20

3 a.
 9 5 = 18

3 b.
 4 1 = 2

4 a.
 7 24 = 26

4 b.
 2 = 3

5 a.
 –6 17 = 20

5 b.
 4 = 10

6 a.
 –6 3706 = 10000

6 b.
 1 26 = 50

7 a.
 5 = 9

7 b.
 –4 25 = 1000

8 a.
 2 7 = 10

8 b.
 5161 = 10000

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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 4 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.
 196 = 0.196 1000
1 b.
 –1 1 = –1.1429 7
2 a.
 1 41 = 1.82 50
2 b.
 2 9 = 2.45 20
3 a.
 9 5 = 9.2778 18
3 b.
 4 1 = 4.5 2
4 a.
 7 24 = 7.9231 26
4 b.
 – 2 = –0.6667 3
5 a.
 –6 17 = –6.85 20
5 b.
 4 = 0.4 10
6 a.
 –6 3706 = –6.3706 10000
6 b.
 1 26 = 1.52 50
7 a.
 5 = 0.5556 9
7 b.
 –4 25 = –4.025 1000
8 a.
 2 7 = 2.7 10
8 b.
 – 5161 = –0.5161 10000

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