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Learning Outcomes

If you work through this section you should be able to:

  • Understand the nature of the decimal system and how it is represented visually.
  • Be able to apply the rules of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of decimal numbers.
  • Be able to round off longer decimal numbers.
  • Know about the relationship between decimals and fractions and be able to convert these.
  • Know about the relationship between decimals and percentages and be able to convert these.
  • Test what you have learned in this section by completing a self-test.

Reflection sheet

This downloadable reflection sheet can be used to help you reflect on your learning. It can also be used as evidence of learning and included in your portfolio or PDP (Personal Development Plan).

Reflection sheet document

If you would like to use the reflection sheet, complete the first page now. When you have finished working through this section complete the second page.

Further resources about how to reflect on your learning are available in the Reflection theme.