Fractions/Decimals Worksheet

Write the following fractions as decimals.

1 a.
 6 16 = 20

1 b.
 14 = 23

2 a.
 –8 889 = 1000

2 b.
 –2 3 = 8

3 a.
 –1 24 = 25

3 b.
 53259 = 100000

4 a.
 2000 = 10000

4 b.
 3 = 7

5 a.
 –6 2 = 24

5 b.
 7 3 = 21

6 a.
 6 80802 = 100000

6 b.
 3 = 5

7 a.
 57182 = 100000

7 b.
 –9 492 = 1000

8 a.
 596 = 10000

8 b.
 3 = 4

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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.
 6 16 = 6.8 20
1 b.
 14 = 0.6087 23
2 a.
 –8 889 = –8.889 1000
2 b.
 –2 3 = –2.375 8
3 a.
 –1 24 = –1.96 25
3 b.
 53259 = 0.53259 100000
4 a.
 2000 = 0.2 10000
4 b.
 – 3 = –0.4286 7
5 a.
 –6 2 = –6.0833 24
5 b.
 7 3 = 7.1429 21
6 a.
 6 80802 = 6.80802 100000
6 b.
 – 3 = –0.6 5
7 a.
 57182 = 0.57182 100000
7 b.
 –9 492 = –9.492 1000
8 a.
 596 = 0.0596 10000
8 b.
 3 = 0.75 4

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