


Fractions/ DecimalsFractions to DecimalsWe can think of a fraction as the result of a division. In general, means the same thing as . You can divide by hand or use a calculator. ExamplesHere we convert fractions to decimals. Click on the question mark to see the next step of the solution. ExerciseConvert these fractions to decimals. If the answer has a long or repeating decimal, just round to 5 decimal places. Every fractional number can be converted to a decimal number by division, though some of them may have infinitely many digits. ExampleWhen a band of digits is repeated indefinitely (such as in ), we underline that band to indicate it is repeated. Examplesand Here are a table of fractional numbers and their decimal equivalents.
ExerciseConvert each fractional number to its decimal equivalent (you may like to use a calculator). If the decimal is repeating, write your answer in the shortest form using a bar under the repeating band. << Decimal Numbers  Decimals
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