### All SSAT Elementary Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### 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 #51 : Numbers And Operations

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 #52 : Numbers And Operations

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 #53 : Numbers And Operations

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 #54 : Numbers And Operations

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**!

### Example Question #55 : Numbers And Operations

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, 25 divided by 50 equals **.5**!

### Example Question #21 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

Rounded to the nearest tenth, 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 3 equals .667. But, the question asks us to round our answer to the nearest tenth, making the correct answer **.7**!

### Example Question #23 : How To Find The Decimal Equivalent Of A Fraction

What is the decimal equivalent to ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The correct answer is

is greater than half so you can eliminate and right away.

You should memorize common fractions:

### Example Question #56 : Numbers And Operations

What is 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 12 equals .125.

### Example Question #53 : Numbers And Operations

What is 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, 3 divided by 8 equals .375.

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