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Fractions and Decimals Worksheets - Page 5

Fractions and Decimals Worksheets
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 41.  
Doris ate three-fourth of an apple. Which of these decimals equals 3 4?
a.
3.4
b.
0.75
c.
0.25
d.
0.34


Answer: (b)


Correct answer : (2)
 42.  
Which of the following decimal numbers equals the mixed fraction - 61 5?
a.
-7.35
b.
-6.2
c.
-6.43
d.
-5.86


Solution:

-615
[Original fraction.]

= -315
[Covert the mixed fraction into an improper fraction.]

= -6.2
[Simplify.]

Among the choices, the decimal number -6.2 equals the original mixed fraction -61 / 5 .


Correct answer : (2)
 43.  
John bought a pizza for $10.50. He paid $15. How much change should he get?
a.
$5
b.
$6.50
c.
$4.50
d.
$4.45


Answer: (c)


Correct answer : (3)
 44.  
The temperature of a city in the morning was 8.6°C and in the afternoon it was 12.1°C. About how many degrees had the temperature gone up?
a.
3
b.
20
c.
10
d.
2


Answer: (a)


Correct answer : (1)
 45.  
Which of the following fractions is equal to 0.98?
a.
980 10
b.
98 10
c.
98 1000
d.
98 100


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 46.  
Two-fifths of the rectangle shown is shaded. Identify the decimal equivalent.

a.
0.60
b.
0.50
c.
2.5
d.
0.40


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 47.  
John walked 1.5 miles on Monday, 1.7 miles on Tuesday, 1.3 miles on Wednesday. How many miles did he walk in all?
a.
4.5 miles
b.
6.5 miles
c.
5.3 miles
d.
3.5 miles


Answer: (a)


Correct answer : (1)
 48.  
Express the fraction 5 10 in decimal form.
a.
50
b.
0.05
c.
5
d.
0.5


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 49.  
1 cup of cooked black beans contains 3.6 mg of iron. Choose the equivalent fraction for the decimal.
a.
3 5
b.
23 5
c.
36 100
d.
33 5


Answer: (d)


Correct answer : (4)
 50.  
Write the fraction 39 79 as a decimal number.
a.
0.50
b.
0.48
c.
0.49
d.
None of the above


Solution:

3979
[Original fraction.]

= 0.49
[Divide and round the decimal to two places.]


Correct answer : (3)

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