This worksheet should serve as a revision of recurring decimals in preparation for the next worksheet.

A recurring decimal is one that repeats itself forever. We use dots above the decimal numbers to show how it repeats. Look at the following table to see how the notation works.

Remember that for **three recurring numbers**, we only place dots on the *first *and *last *digits.

**Example**

Write the fraction 12/99 as a recurring decimal.

**Answer **

When we work out 12 ÷ 99, we get 0.1212121212121212...