SSAT Elementary Level Math : How to find the decimal equivalent of a fraction

Example Questions

Example Question #81 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is equal to in decimal form?      Explanation:

To find the decimal equivalent of a fraction, divide the top number (numerator) by the bottom number (denominator). In this problem, divided by equals Example Question #82 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the repeating decimal .... as a fraction?      Explanation:

Dividing any number by (or in multiple place values, such as the number or ) yeilds a repeating decimal: Example Question #83 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Find the decimal equivalent to the following fraction:      Explanation:

To solve, simply reduce the fraction to a base that you can then convert easily to 100.

Once there, the numerator will be your decimal.

Thus, Example Question #84 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

If you ate of a pizza, what would be the decimal.      Explanation:

To convert a fraction you need to put it over .

To get the denominator to , you must multiple the fraction by on the top and bottom .

This gives you a fraction of and the numerator is taken and .

Example Question #7 : Use Decimal Notation For Fractions With Denominators 10 Or 100: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Nf.C.6

What decimal is equivalent to ?      Explanation: is twenty-two hundredths. is twenty-two hundredths. When we say a decimal, we say the number and add the place-value of the last digit.

Example Question #8 : Use Decimal Notation For Fractions With Denominators 10 Or 100: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Nf.C.6

What decimal is equivalent to ?      Explanation: is nineteen hundredths. is nineteen hundredths. When we say a decimal, we say the number and add the place-value of the last digit.

Example Question #9 : Use Decimal Notation For Fractions With Denominators 10 Or 100: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Nf.C.6

What decimal is equivalent to ?      Explanation: is thirty-seven hundredths. is thirty-seven hundredths. When we say a decimal, we say the number and add the place-value of the last digit.

Example Question #10 : Use Decimal Notation For Fractions With Denominators 10 Or 100: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Nf.C.6

What decimal is equivalent to ?      Explanation: is forty-seven hundredths. is forty-seven hundredths. When we say a decimal, we say the number and add the place-value of the last digit.

Example Question #85 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What decimal is equivalent to ?      Explanation: is fifty-one hundredths. is fifty-one hundredths. When we say a decimal, we say the number and add the place-value of the last digit.

Example Question #86 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What decimal is equivalent to ?       is sixty-nine hundredths. is sixty-nine hundredths. When we say a decimal, we say the number and add the place-value of the last digit. 