Changing fractions to decimals using equivalent fractions
How to convert fractions to decimals with equivalent fractions.
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• N2/L1.3 Recognise equivalences between common fractions, percentages and decimals (eg 50% = ½ or 0.25 = 1/4) and use these to find part or whole-number quantities.
• Explanation and worked examples to show how fractions can be expressed in decimal form through converting them into parts of 10, 100, 1,000.