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Lesson 5-1 Pages 200-204 Writing Fractions as Decimals
What you will learn! 1. How to write fractions as terminating or repeating decimals. 2. How to compare fractions and decimals.
Terminating decimal Mixed number Repeating decimal Bar notation Period
What you really need to know! Fractions are division problems. Divide the numerator by the denominator. If the division ends (terminates) the remainder is 0. This is a terminating decimal. If the division repeats the same number without ending, it is a repeating decimal.