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41.
Doris ate three-fourth of an apple. Which of these decimals equals $\frac{3}{4}$? a. 3.4 b. 0.75 c. 0.25 d. 0.34

42.
Which of the following decimal numbers equals the mixed fraction - $6\frac{1}{5}$? 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 .

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

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

45.
Which of the following fractions is equal to 0.98? a. $\frac{980}{10}$ b. $\frac{98}{10}$ c. $\frac{98}{1000}$ d. $\frac{98}{100}$

46.
Two-fifths of the rectangle shown is shaded. Identify the decimal equivalent.  a. 0.6 b. 0.5 c. 2.5 d. 0.4

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

48.
Express the fraction $\frac{5}{10}$ in decimal form. a. 50 b. 0.05 c. 5 d. 0.5

49.
1 cup of cooked black beans contains 3.6 mg of iron. Choose the equivalent fraction for the decimal. a. $\frac{3}{5}$ b. $2\frac{3}{5}$ c. $\frac{36}{100}$ d. $3\frac{3}{5}$

50.
Write the fraction $\frac{39}{79}$ 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.]