# Converting fractions to decimals

9 videos

3 skills

If you already know a bit about both decimals and fractions, this tutorial will help build a bridge between the two. We'll guide you through two very important skills: converting fractions to decimals and converting decimals to fractions. Through a bunch of examples and practice, you'll be able operate in both worlds. Have fun! Common Core Standards: 7.NS.A.2d

### Decimal to simplified fraction

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2:42 minutes

Here's an example of how we convert a decimal to a simplified fraction. Over time this will become second nature to you.

### Converting decimals to fractions example 1

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1:56 minutes

We're practicing how to convert a lonely decimal into a happy fraction.

### Converting decimals to fractions example 2

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0:53 minutes

Being a decimal is hard. Everyone picks on you. Not like those lucky fractions. Let's convert the decimal together.

### Converting decimals to fractions example 3

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1:14 minutes

Converting this decimal results in a fraction that needs to be simplified. Can you help us?

### Converting decimals to fractions 1

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

### Converting decimals to fractions 2 (ex 1)

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1:14 minutes

### Converting decimals to fractions 2 (ex 2)

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2:11 minutes

### Converting decimals to fractions 2

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Convert a decimal to an equivalent fraction. Convert a decimal to an equivalent mixed number.

### Fraction to decimal

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2:17 minutes

Converting fractions to decimals sometimes requires us to brush up on our long division skills. We'll walk you through it.

### Fraction to decimal with rounding

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3:15 minutes

Sometimes when you convert a fraction to a decimal you have to do some long division and rounding.

### Fraction to decimal example

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1:33 minutes

This is a great example of converting a fraction to a decimal. Use a scratch pad so you can follow along.

### Converting fractions to decimals

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Convert a fraction to decimal rounded to the nearest thousandth.