Instructional Activity# Example 2: Decimal Representations of Rational Numbers

Lesson 14. Unit 2. Grade 7 EngageNY

EngageNY4 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.