### Fractions to Decimals Quiz

Check out Bas Rutten's Liver Shot on MMA Surge: http://bit.ly/MMASurgeEp1 In this video, Mahalo math expert Julie Clark gives you a quiz to test your knowledge of converting fractions to decimals. Question --------------------------------------------------------------------- Convert 6/5 to a decimal. Choose the answer below: 1. 1.02 2. 1 1/5 3. 1.2 4. 1.1 If You Chose #1 --------------------------------------------------------------------- You're on the right track but not quite there. Here's how to get the correct answer: Turn the fraction into a division problem. You now have six divided by five. How many times does five go into six? Once. You have a remainder of one. Drop a zero after the decimal. How many times does five go into 10? Twice. You are left with 1.2. See the diagram below for more?explanation?of long division. If You Chose #2 --------------------------------------------------------------------- That's a correct fraction?equivalent but not what the question asked for.?Here's how to get the correct answer: Turn the fraction into a division problem. You now have six divided by five. How many times does five go into six? Once. You have a remainder of one. Drop a zero after the decimal. How many times does five go into 10? Twice. You are left with 1.2. See the diagram below for more?explanation?of long division. If You Chose #3 --------------------------------------------------------------------- You're correct. Check your work below: Turn the fraction into a division problem. You now have six divided by five. How many times does five go into six? Once. You have a remainder of one. Drop a zero after the decimal. How many times does five go into 10? Twice. You are left with 1.2. See the diagram below for more?explanation?of long division. If You Chose #4 --------------------------------------------------------------------- That's incorrect.?Here's how to get the correct answer: Turn the fraction into a division problem. You now have six divided by five. How many times does five go into six? Once. You have a remainder of one. Drop a zero after the decimal. How many times does five go into 10? Twice. You are left with 1.2. See the diagram below for more?explanation?of long division. Read more by visiting our page at: http://www.mahalo.com/converting-fractions-to-decimals-quiz/

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