This chapter explores multiplying decimals and whole numbers. No prior knowledge is required for this chapter. Multiplying Suppose we wanted to multiply 6 x 0.8, that is;
This chapter explores converting fractions to decimals. It covers writing fractions as decimal numbers and writing mixed numbers as decimals. Tenth fractions as decimals The number line below shows the tenth fractions for 0 to 10.
In this chapter we shall be looking at multiplying decimal numbers together. This should be straight forward and simple. Work out 0.6 x 0.8 To work out this easily we’re going to make the decimal numbers whole numbers first. To [...]
In this section we shall be exploring rounding off decimals. We shall look at rounding decimals off to whole numbers, rounding decimals to certain decimal places and making decisions whether to round up or down decimals. Rounding to the nearest [...]