Instructional Activity# Example 1: Can All Rational Numbers Be Written as Decimals?

Lesson 14. Unit 2. Grade 7 EngageNY

EngageNY6 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 14, Unit 2, Grade 7. Students understand that every rational number can be converted to a decimal. Students represent fractions as decimal numbers that either terminate in zeros or repeat. Students then also represent repeating decimals using a bar over the shortest sequence of repeating digits.