ISEE Middle Level Math : How to find the decimal equivalent of a fraction

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Example Questions

Example Question #61 : Fractions

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Divide.

Answer: 

Example Question #61 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Divide.

Another way to solve is to simplify the fraction by factoring out the common factors.

One half is equal to .

Answer: 

Example Question #62 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Divide.

Another way to solve is to multiply and find a denominator that is a multiple of ten.

Six over ten, or six-tenths, is equal to .

Answer: 

Example Question #63 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Divide.

Another way to solve is to simplify the fraction by removing common factors.

Four over ten, or four-tenths, is equal to

Answer: 

Example Question #64 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Divide.

Another way to solve is to simplify the fraction by removing common factors.

Six over ten, or six-tenths, is equal to 

Answer: 

Example Question #65 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Divide.

Another way to solve is to simplify the fraction by removing common factors.

Three over ten, or three-tenths, is equal to .

Answer: 

Example Question #66 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

 

 

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

To find the equivalent, divide:

Another way to solve is the muliply in order to get a multiple of ten in the denominator.

Six over ten, or six-tenths, is equal to .

Answer: The equivalent is 

Example Question #67 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent of ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

To find the equivalent, divide: 

Another way to solve is to multiply to get a multiple of ten in the denominator.

Thirty-five over one hundred, or thirty-five hundredths, is equal to .

Answer: The equivalent is .

Example Question #68 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Find the decimal equivalent of .

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

To find the equivalent, divide:

Another way to solve is to simplify the fraction by removing the greatest common factor.

Three over ten, or three-tenths, is equal to .

Answer: The equivalent is .

Example Question #69 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Find the decimal equivalent of .

Possible Answers:

None of these

Correct answer:

Explanation:

To find the equivalent, divide:

Another way to solve is to try and reduce the fraction by removing the greatest common factor.

Four over ten, or four-tenths, is equal to .

Answer: The equivalent is .

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