How do you convert fractions into decimals? For instance, 89/100 = ? In this video lesson, learn how to convert fractions to decimals to the hundredths place by using visual aids and division. This lesson includes very good review information, common... mistakes, and examples in the core lesson. High quality instruction and visual aids. (05:08)[more]

Fractions and decimals are compared in this selection through a creative story. The numbers are "friends" and find a house. To decide who gets each floor, they must put themselves in order. The fractions are turned to decimals , and they are order...ed from greatest to least. ( 2:10)[more]

This five-minute video, which uses a little humor, explores how to change fractions to decimal numbers, then to percent numbers. This video is a clip from a larger segment called Living With Percents.

Students learn to convert fractions to decimals. For example, to convert the fraction 7/10 to a decimal, first read the fraction as "7 tenths". Next, since the tenths place is one place to the right of the decimal point, 7 tenths can be written as th...e decimal 0.7. To convert 11/20 to a decimal, first find a fraction that is equivalent to 11/20 that has a denominator of 100, so multiply both the numerator and denominator by 5, to get 55/100. Next, read the fraction as "55 hundredths", which can be written as 0.55. Video is good quality and good for all students as review or initial learning of the concept.[more]

A math teacher explains that a mixed number is a number that contains both whole numbers and fractions. The math instructor shows how to change mixed numbers into decimals by creating a simple fraction and turning the fraction into a percentage on a ...whiteboard.[more]

How to convert fractions to decimals. This video by Duane Habecker is part of the video collection at NextVista.org (http://nextvista.org), a proud partner of Curriki.

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