Converting fractions to decimals

4 videos
3 skills
This tutorial guides you through two very important skills: converting fractions to decimals and converting decimals to fractions.

Decimal to simplified fraction

VIDEO 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.

Rewriting decimals as fractions

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice rewriting decimals as fractions. These problems use decimals with tenths and hundredths.

Rewriting decimals as fractions 2

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice rewriting decimals as fractions. These problems use decimals with up to four decimal places.

Fraction to decimal

VIDEO 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 example

VIDEO 1:33 minutes
This is a great example of converting a fraction to a decimal. Use a scratch pad so you can follow along.

Fraction to decimal with rounding

VIDEO 3:15 minutes
Sometimes when you convert a fraction to a decimal you have to do some long division and rounding.

Converting fractions to decimals

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice converting a fraction to a decimal.