# 5-1B Fractions as Decimals by xiaopangnv

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5-1B Fractions as Decimals
Fractions with denominators that are factors of 10, 100, or 1,000 can be written as decimals using
equivalent fractions. Any fraction can also be written as a decimal by dividing the numerator by the
denominator.

Example 1 Write     as a decimal.

Since 5 is a factor of 10, write an equivalent fraction with a denominator of 10.

So,         .

Example 2 Write     as a decimal.

Divide.

So,             .

Exercises - Write each fraction or mixed number as a decimal.

1.                                    4.                                      7.

2.                                    5.                                      8.

3.                                    6.                                      9.
5-1B Fractions as Decimals
10. PLANETS The planet Mercury is roughly
11. MARBLES Ye has a marble that is       inch
the size of Earth. Write the fraction as a       wide. Write the marble's width as a
decimal.                                           decimal.

13. EXERCISE Tate has been exercising for
12. HOMEWORK Miko has finished          of             an hour. Write the fraction of the hour she
her homework. Write the fraction as a              spent at each activity as a decimal.
decimal.

Dancing

Sit-ups

Stretches

14. SPORTS Neal played tennis for                  15. COOKING A recipe calls for     cups of
hours. Write the mixed number as a                 milk. Write the mixed number as a
decimal.                                           decimal.

17. RECESS Bronwyn has been playing
16. HEIGHT Winona is           the height of her
little brother. Write the mixed number as         kickball for  minutes. Write the mixed
a decimal.                                        number as a decimal.

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