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# Converting Between Fractions and Decimals

Directions: Using the digits 0 to 9 at most one time each, fill in the boxes so that the fraction equals the decimal. ### Hint

What are easier decimals to find fraction equivalents for?

There are multiple solutions possible including:

17/68 = 0.25

36/48 = 0.75

17/25 = 0.68

72/16 = 4.50

19/25 = 0.76

Source: Robert Kaplinsky

## Converting a Fraction to a Decimal

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9, at most one time each, place a digit …

1. Also 36/48 = 0.75

• Thank you Sandy for contributing! The solution set has been updated.

• Thanks – my students got a couple more: 17/25=0.68 and 19/25=0.76

• Robert Kaplinsky

Thanks! I added those as well.

2. I think I found another one…72/16 = 4.50

• Robert Kaplinsky

• Great Job daniel I got 19/25 = 0.76

3. My class found 4 more unless we are making a mistake!!

18/24= 0.75
73/50= 1.46
48/32= 1.50
80/64= 1.25

• 96/25= 3.84

4. Also
39/26 = 1.50
72/48 = 1.50

I really like that this problem has many solutions that can keep kids thinking. Math often has more than one correct answer.

5. 76/25=3.04

6. Any statement with using the digit 0 on it?

7. My students also found:

78/40=1.95
74/08=9.25
78/65=1.20
86/50=1.72