Year 6
Year 6

Decimal equivalents of fractions

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Key learning points

  1. In this lesson, we will be learning how to convert a fraction to a decimal using different strategies.

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4 Questions

Q1.
Tick the two numbers that are equivalent to 3/4
0.25
0.5
Correct answer: 0.75
2/5
Correct answer: 75/100
Q2.
Choose which of the following is the second biggest
Option 1
Option 2
Option 3
Correct answer: Option 4
Q3.
Choose the number which is greater
Correct answer: Option 1
Option 2
Q4.
Here is a shape made of squares. A fraction of the shape has been shaded. What is the equivalent decimal to the proportion shaded?
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0.5
Correct answer: 0.7
0.8

5 Questions

Q1.
Insert <, > or = to make the mathematical sentence correct.
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Correct answer: <
=
>
Q2.
Insert <, > or = to make the mathematical sentence correct.
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<
=
Correct answer: >
Q3.
Estimate where 2/5 would be placed on this number line
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a
Correct answer: b
c
Q4.
Convert the following mixed number to a decimal
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7.24
7.48
Correct answer: 7.5
Q5.
Convert the following improper number to a decimal
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0.2
0.3125
Correct answer: 3.2