### All SSAT Elementary Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #11 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Find the decimal equivalent to the fraction. Round to the nearest hundredth.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

If you were to divide a pie into thirds, and then take two of them, you would have more than half of the pie. Thus you can eliminate .

At this point it's probably best to have memorized the common fractions.

### Example Question #12 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Write as an improper fraction in lowest terms:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The expression is equal to one hundred twelve one-hundredths, so write it as a fraction and reduce as follows:

### Example Question #13 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Write as a decimal

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Divide 17 by 5:

### Example Question #11 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, simply divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, 2 divided by 4 equals **0.5**.

[*You can also note that 2 is exactly half of 4, so the fraction will equal .5*]

### Example Question #11 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, 2 divided by 5 equals **0.4**!

### Example Question #6 : Other Fraction Manipulations

Express the following fraction as a decimal:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To easily express a fraction as a decimal, we need to convert the denominator into a power of . We can do this by dividing both the top and the bottom of the given fraction by to express it in tenths.

, or six tenths, can be expressed as .

### Example Question #16 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, 1 divided by 8 equals **.125**!

### Example Question #12 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, 7 divided by 10 equals **.7**!

### Example Question #13 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, simply divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, 6 divided by 12 equals **.5**!

### Example Question #14 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, simply divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, 12 divided by 8 equals **1.5**!

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