Converting fractions to decimalsGeneral conversionTo convert fractions to decimals:
ShortcutsFractions with a denominator of 10, 100 etc.Divide by shifting the decimal point in the numerator to the left, according to the number of zero's in the denominator. Fractions with a denomionator of 5Because
Fractions with a denominator of 4Because It is useful to remember the decimal form of fractions 1/2, 1/4, and 1/5. Multiples of these fractions can then be easily found. Test yourselfWrite these fractions as decimals correct to two decimal places. Roll your mouse over the fractions to see the answers. Next


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