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anonymous
 one year ago
how to convert 3/11 into a decimal without calculator
anonymous
 one year ago
how to convert 3/11 into a decimal without calculator

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UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3wait we need to divide backwards 11 / 3

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3ok that sounds better so instead of writing 3 divided by 11 we have to write 11 divided by 3 dw:1438086137639:dw

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3so 11 can't divide into 3... therefore we put a 0 on the top... then the decimal point and followed by another 0 inside the radicand (which is the number under the radical symbol )

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1438086220346:dw

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3so 11 can divide into 30 at least twice so 11 x 2 = 22 dw:1438086248108:dw

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3since 11 can't divide 8 I have to draw another 0 making the number 80 how many times can 11 go into 80? the closest is 7 because 11 x 7 = 77

arindameducationusc
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2check this.... further @UsukiDoll can explain, Usaki is awesome.

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1438086315178:dw then we continue this process until we hit a repeating decimal situation or can get a 0 in the remainder

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah im following @arindameducationusc

arindameducationusc
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2In this division it will repeat 0.272727272727......

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3an example of a repeating decimal is 0.3555555555555555555555

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3or what @arindameducationusc wrote.. that was funny Usaki XD

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3but yes when I'm dividing this for a while I am noticing a pattern.. since I have the remainder 3 .. I have to write a 0 in the radicand and drop it down... again how many times that 11 go into 30? 2 times .. 11 x 2 = 22 then I will get an 8. 11 can't divide into 8 so I have to draw another 0 now I have 80 again then 11 can divide into 80 at least 7 times because 11 x 7 = 77 and then 8077 = 3 so it's a never ending repeating decimal cycle

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3a line is drawn on top of the numbers to indicate that these particular numbers are going to repeat and go on and on and on and on....

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3@arindameducationusc your work is correct.. :) so fast too XD

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks guys @UsukiDoll

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1438086575073:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Lol i agree what @UsukiDoll said about @arindameducationusc but thanks to @arindameducationusc for the attachement

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3my drawing was kind of horrible XD. but on my netbook it's even worse. I got no control over the touchpad.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0btw where did the 77 go @UsukiDoll

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3oh it was squished in here.

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1438086885416:dw no we don't do 7722 at all

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ahh dont matter thanks for the clarification

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3maybe image by image will work dw:1438087026830:dw

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1438087143255:dw

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1438087206640:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah thanks mate i understand it

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3noticed that we have a 3 again? we know that 11 can't divide into 3, so we need to write another 0. dw:1438087323664:dw now 11 can divide 30 at least 2 times because 11 x 2 = 22 so now we subtract 3022= 8 wait a sec we have the same pattern over and over again. STOP! We have a repeating decimal. so the final answer is 0.272727272727
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