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what is 0.333333 repeating divided by 0.8333333 (three repeating). Express your answer as a common fraction in lowest terms.

 Mar 27, 2020
 #2
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0.33333.....   =  1/3

 

0.83333.....  =      [ 83 - 8 ]  / 90   =  75/90  =  5/6

 

So

 

(1/3)  /  ( 5/6)   =   

 

(1/3) * ( 6/5)   =

 

6 / 15  =

 

2 /  5

 

 

cool cool cool

 Mar 27, 2020
 #3
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Nice!

CalTheGreat  Mar 27, 2020

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