Comparing fractions and decimals: place value
Exercise in expressing decimals as fractions or mixed numbers, simplifying if possible.
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Worksheet: Comparing fractions and decimals - place value
• 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.
• Understand and use fractions and mixed numbers to interpret decimal quantities.
• Practise expressing fractions in their simplest form.