
Fractions and decimals represent the same things: numbers that are not whole numbers. Method to convert fraction to decimal:
Example: Convert 1/5 to equivalent decimal. 1/5 x 2/2 = 2/10 Answer: 0.2 Method to convert decimal to fraction:
There are two numbers after the decimal point, hence two zeroes in the denominator. Answer: 5/100 Fraction to decimal or decimal to fraction conversion chart:
Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write at least 5 examples of your own for each case: converting fraction to decimal and decimal to fraction. 