Decimals - remember that all numbers to the right of the...

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Decimals Fractions also may be written in  decimal  form (decimal fractions) as either terminating, coming to an  end (for example 0.3 or 0.125), or having an  infinite  (never ending)  repeating  pattern (for example  (0.666… or 0.1272727…).  Changing terminating decimals to fractions To  change terminating decimals to fractions,
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Unformatted text preview: remember that all numbers to the right of the decimal point are fractions with denominators of only 10, 100, 1000, 10,000, and so forth. Next, use the technique of read it, write it, and reduce it. Example 1 Change the following to fractions in lowest terms. 1. 2....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course MATH 1310 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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