# Converting Fractions to Terminating Decimals

Skill:

Use the definition of rational numbers to convert decimals and fractions to equivalent forms.

# Converting Fractions to Terminating Decimals

Create fractions and the terminating decimal equivalents. Find as many as possible in this activity.

### Putting It All Together

*Answer these open ended questions on your own or with others to form deeper math connections. *

### Open-ended question 1

How does choosing the digits for the denominator affect the decimal value?

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### Open-ended question 2

How might choosing the digit for the decimal first make finding the fraction easier?

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