Loading please wait

The smart way to improve grades

Comprehensive & curriculum aligned

Try an activity or get started for free

Convert Fractions to Decimals

In this worksheet, students will practise converting fractions to decimals.

'Convert Fractions to Decimals' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Year:  Year 9 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Work Interchangeably with Terminating Decimals and Fractions

Popular topics:   Percentages worksheets, Decimals worksheets

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we are going to look at converting fractions to decimals.


This is an important skill when we want to compare fractions and decimals.


The fraction




 means 2 ÷ 10 and is therefore 0.2 written as a decimal.



The fraction




written as a decimal is less obvious.


To convert this fraction we can use the bus stop method or use a calculator.


We have to do the calculation 2 ÷ 7 = 0.286 to 3 decimal places.


Let's try some questions.

What is EdPlace?

We're your National Curriculum aligned online education content provider helping each child succeed in English, maths and science from year 1 to GCSE. With an EdPlace account you’ll be able to track and measure progress, helping each child achieve their best. We build confidence and attainment by personalising each child’s learning at a level that suits them.

Get started

Try an activity or get started for free

  • National Tutoring Awards 2023 Shortlisted / Parents
    National Tutoring Awards 2023 Shortlisted
  • Private-Tutoring-WINNER-EducationInvestor-Awards / Parents
    Winner - Private Tutoring
  • Bett Awards Finalist / Parents
  • Winner - Best for Home Learning / Parents
    Winner - Best for Home Learning / Parents