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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## Starter quiz

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### 4 Questions

Q1.
Tick the two numbers that are equivalent to 3/4
0.25
0.5
2/5
Q2.
Choose which of the following is the second biggest
Option 1
Option 2
Option 3
Q3.
Choose the number which is greater
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?
0.5
0.8

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### 5 Questions

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