# Fractions to Decimals and Percentages Worksheets

How to Convert Fractions to Decimals and Percentages - The fractions that you come across every day can easily be converted into decimals and fractions. So, how do you convert a fraction into a decimal? Consider the fraction 2/5, how do you convert this fraction into a decimal? The traditional division you learnt in your early academic years is how you can convert a fraction into a decimal. Upon dividing the 2 by 5, we get 0.4. To convert a fraction into percentages, you can take up two approaches. The first one is to convert a fraction into a decimal and multiply it by 100 or simply take the fraction and multiply it by 100. Method 1 - As we have already converted the fraction 2/5 into a decimal. We can now multiply it by 100 to find the percentage. 0.4 × 100 = 40%. Method 2 - The next method is a straightforward method to convert a fraction into a decimal. 2/5 × 100 = 40%.

• ### Basic Lesson

Demonstrates how to convert a fraction to a decimal and reduce to its lowest terms.

• ### Intermediate Lesson

Works students step-by-step through fraction conversions to percentages. Convert the decimal into a percentage by multiplying by 100.

• ### Independent Practice 1

Convert the decimal to a fraction and reduce to its lowest terms. Convert the decimal to a percentage. The answers can be found below.

• ### Independent Practice 2

14 more problems to reinforce skills.

• ### Homework Worksheet

Reviews rewriting fractions for students to work on at home.

• ### Skill Quiz

Features 10 problems. A math scoring matrix is included.

• ### Homework and Quiz Answer Key

Answers for the homework and quiz.

• ### Lesson and Practice Answer Key

Answers for both lessons and both practice sheets.

#### A fraction riddle to crack you up:

What do a soldier and a math problem have in common?