Posted: January 11, 2019

We are finishing our fraction and decimals unit that began before Christmas. Today (Jan 11), we are reviewing fractions. Monday, we will be reviewing decimals, and the test will be on Tuesday, January 15.

Fractions Review:

1. Write the following as a decimal:

a) 2/5 b) 8/25

2. Write as a fraction in its simplest form:

a) 0.125 b) 0.5

3. Order these from least to greatest:

1/2, 2/3, 3/8, 0.3.75

4. Write the follwoing as a decimal:

a) 7/9 b) 5/6

Decimals Review:

1. Evaluate:

a) 0.2 x 0.3 b) 1.25 + 2.34 c) 1.25/100 d) 3.45 - 1.98

2. Evaluate, using order of operations

a) 2.1 + 3.2 x 4.1

3. A bottle of water costs $1.32. How much does it cost to buy 1 for you and for your 5 friends?

4. A rectangular garden is 2.1 m by 3.4 m. How much fence is needed to surround the garden? A bag of mulch will cover 2 square meters. How many bags are needed to mulch the garden?