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## NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Maths Chapter 2 Fractions and Decimals (EX 2.5) Exercise 2.5

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## Access NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Maths Chapter 2 - Fractions and Decimals

Exercise - 2.5

1. Which is greater:

(i) $\text{0}\text{.5}\,\text{or}\,\text{0}\text{.05}$

Ans: Finding the greater term, $0.5>0.05$ .

(ii) $\text{0}\text{.7}\,\text{or}\,\text{0}\text{.5}$

Ans: Finding the greater term, $0.7>0.5$ .

(iii) $\text{7 or 0}\text{.7}$

Ans: Finding the greater term, $7>0.7$ .

(iv) $\text{1}\text{.37 or 1}\text{.49}$

Ans: Finding the greater term, $1.37<1.49$ .

(v) $\text{2}\text{.03 or 2}\text{.30}$

Ans: Finding the greater term, $2.03<2.30$ .

(vi) $\text{0}\text{.8 or 0}\text{.88}$

Ans: Finding the greater term, $0.8<0.88$ .

2. Express as rupees using decimals:

(i) $\text{7}\,\text{paise}$

Ans: Expressing the term as rupees,

$\text{7}\,\text{paise=Re}\text{.}\dfrac{\text{7}}{\text{100}}\text{=Re}\text{.0}\text{.07}$

(ii) $\text{7 rupees 7 paise}$

Ans: Expressing the term as rupees,$\text{7}\,\text{rupees}\,\,\text{7}\,\,\text{paise=Rs}\text{.7+Re}\text{.}\dfrac{\text{7}}{\text{100}}\text{=Rs}\text{.7+Rs}\text{.0}\text{.07=Rs}\text{.7}\text{.07}$

(iii) $\text{77 rupees 77 paise}$

Ans: Expressing the term as rupees,$\text{77}\,\text{rupees}\,\,\text{77}\,\,\text{paise=Rs}\text{.77+Re}\text{.}\dfrac{\text{77}}{\text{100}}\text{=Rs}\text{.77+Rs}\text{.0}\text{.77=Rs}\text{.77}\text{.77}$

(iv) $\text{50 paise}$

Ans: Expressing the term as rupees,

$\text{50}\,\text{paise=Re}\text{.}\dfrac{\text{50}}{\text{100}}\text{=Re}\text{.0}\text{.50}$

(v) $\text{235 paise}$

Ans: Expressing the term as rupees,

$\text{235}\,\text{paise=Re}\text{.}\dfrac{\text{235}}{\text{100}}\text{=Rs}\text{.2}\text{.35}$

3. Find

(i) Express $\text{5}$ cm in metre and kilometer.

Ans: Expressing $5$ cm in meter and kilometer,

$\because \,\,\text{100}\,\text{cm=1}\,\text{meter}$

$\therefore \,\,\text{1}\,\text{cm=}\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{100}}\,\text{meter}\Rightarrow \text{5}\,\text{cm=}\dfrac{\text{5}}{\text{100}}\text{=0}\text{.05}\,\text{meter}$

And, $\because \,\,\text{1000}\,\text{meters=1}\,\text{kilometers}$

$\therefore \,\,\text{1}\,\text{meter=}\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{1000}}\,\text{kilometers}$ $\Rightarrow \text{0}\text{.05}\,\text{meter=}\dfrac{\text{0}\text{.05}}{\text{1000}}\text{=0}\text{.00005}\,\,\text{kilometer}$

(ii) Express $\text{35}$ mm in cm, m and km.

Ans: Expressing $35$ mm in cm, m and km.

$\because \,\,\text{10}\,\text{mm=1}\,\text{cm}$

$\therefore \,\,\text{1}\,\text{mm=}\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{10}}\,\text{cm}\Rightarrow \text{35}\,\text{mm=}\dfrac{\text{35}}{\text{10}}\text{=3}\text{.5}\,\text{cm}$

And, $\because \,\,\text{100}\,\text{cm=1}\,\text{meter}$

$\therefore \,\,\,\text{1}\,\text{cm=}\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{100}}\,\text{meter}\Rightarrow \text{3}\text{.5}\,\text{cm=}\dfrac{\text{3}\text{.5}}{\text{100}}\text{=0}\text{.035}\,\text{meter}$

Also, $\because \,\,\text{1000}\,\text{meters=1}\,\text{kilometers}$

$\therefore \,\,\text{1}\,\text{meter=}\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{1000}}\,\text{kilometer}$ $\Rightarrow \,\,\text{0}\text{.035}\,\text{meter=}\dfrac{\text{0}\text{.035}}{\text{1000}}\text{=0}\text{.000035}\,\text{kilometer}$

4. Express in kg:

(i) $\text{200}\,\text{g}$

Ans: Converting from grams to kilograms,

$\text{200}\,\text{g=}\left( \text{200 }\!\!\times\!\!\text{ }\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{1000}} \right)\,\text{kg=0}\text{.2}\,\text{kg}$

(ii) $\text{3470}\,\text{g}$

Ans: Converting from grams to kilograms,

$3470\,\text{g=}\left( \text{3470 }\!\!\times\!\!\text{ }\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{1000}} \right)\,\text{kg=3}\text{.470}\,\text{kg}$

(iii) $\text{4}\,\text{kg}\,\text{8}\,\text{g}$

Ans: Converting from grams to kilograms,$\text{4}\,\text{kg}\,\text{8}\,\text{g=4}\,\text{kg}\,\text{+}\left( \text{8 }\!\!\times\!\!\text{ }\dfrac{\text{1}}{\text{1000}} \right)\,\text{kg=4}\,\text{kg+0}\text{.008}\,\text{kg=4}\text{.008}\,\text{kg}$

5. Write the following decimal numbers in the expanded form:

(i) $\text{20}\text{.03}$

Ans: Converting the decimal number in expanded form,

$20.03=2\times 10+0\times 1+0\times \dfrac{1}{10}+3\times \dfrac{1}{100}$

(ii) $\text{2}\text{.03}$

Ans: Converting the decimal number in expanded form, $2.03=2\times 1+0\times \dfrac{1}{10}+3\times \dfrac{1}{100}$

(iii) $\text{200}\text{.03}$

Ans: Converting the decimal number in expanded form, $200.03=2\times 100+0\times 10+0\times 1+0\times \dfrac{1}{10}+3\times \dfrac{1}{100}$

(iv) $\text{2}\text{.034}$

Ans: Converting the decimal number in expanded form, $2.034=2\times 1+0\times \dfrac{1}{10}+3\times \dfrac{1}{100}+4\times \dfrac{1}{1000}$

6. Write the place value of $\text{2}$ in the following decimal numbers:

(i) $\text{2}\text{.56}$

Ans: The place value of $2$ in $2.56$ $=2\times 1=2\,$ ones

(ii) $\text{21}\text{.37}$

Ans: The place value of $2$ in $21.37=2\times 10=2$ tens

(iii) $\text{10}\text{.25}$

Ans: The place value of $2$ in $10.25=2\times \dfrac{1}{10}=2$ tenths

(iv) $\text{9}\text{.42}$

Ans: The place value of $2$ in $9.42=2\times \dfrac{1}{100}=2$ hundredth

(v) $\text{63}\text{.352}$

Ans: The place value of $2$ in $63.352=2\times \dfrac{1}{1000}=2$ thousandth.

7. Dinesh went from place$\text{ }\!\!~\!\!\text{ A}$ to place $\text{B}$ and from there to place$\text{C}$ .

$\text{A}$ is $\text{7}\text{.5}$ km from $\text{B}$ and $\text{B}$ is $\text{12}\text{.7}$ km from$\text{C}$ . Ayub went from place $\text{A}$ to place $\text{D}$ and from there to place$\text{C}$ . $\text{D}$ is $\text{9}\text{.3}$ km from $\text{A}$ and $\text{C}$ is $\text{11}\text{.8}$ km from$\text{D}$ . Who travelled more and by how much? Ans: Given: The distance travelled by Dinesh when he went from place $\text{A}$ to place $\text{B = 7}\text{.5 km}$ and from place$\text{B to C = 12}\text{.7 km}$ According to the figure,

The total distance covered by Dinesh $\text{= AB + BC }$

Substituting the values,

$\text{=7}\text{.5 + 12}\text{.7 = 20}\text{.2 km}$

The total distance covered by Ayub $\text{= AD + DC }$

Substituting the values,

$\text{=9}\text{.3 + 11}\text{.8 = 21}\text{.1 km}$

Comparing the total distance covered by Ayub and Dinesh,

$\text{21}\text{.1 km 20}\text{.2 km}$

Hence, Ayub covered $\text{21}\text{.1 -- 20}\text{.2 = 0}\text{.9 km = 900m}$ more distance as compared to Dinesh.

8. Shyam bought $\text{5 kg 300 g}$ apples and $\text{3 kg 250 g}$ mangoes. Sarala bought $\text{4 kg 800 g}$ oranges and $\text{4 kg 150 g}$ bananas. Who bought more fruits?

Ans: Given:

The total weight of fruits bought by Shyam$\text{ = 5 kg 300 g + 3 kg 250 g = 8 kg 550 g}$

And the total weight of fruits bought by Sarala$\text{= 4 kg 800 g + 4 kg 150 g = 8 kg 950 g}$

Comparing the quantity of fruits bought by Shyam and Sarala, $\text{8}\,\text{kg}\,\text{550}\,\text{g8}\,\text{kg}\,\text{950}\,\text{g}$

Observe that quantity of fruits bought by Sarala is greater.

Hence, Sarala bought more fruits than Shyam.

9. How much less is $\text{28 km}$ then $\text{42}\text{.6 km}$ ?

Ans: Given: The two distances are $\text{42}\text{.6}\,\text{km}\,\text{and}\,\text{28}\,\text{km}$

Finding the difference of $\text{42}\text{.6}\,\text{km}\,\text{and}\,\text{28}\,\text{km}$ ,

$\text{42}\text{.6-28}\text{.0=14}\text{.6}\,\text{km}$

Hence, $\text{14}\text{.6}\,\text{km}$ less is $\text{28}\,\text{km}$ then $\text{42}\text{.6}\,\text{km}$ .

## NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Maths Chapter 2 Fractions and Decimals Exercise 2.5

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