anonymous
  • anonymous
Maria rewrites a fraction less than 1 as a decimal. The numerator is a whole number greater than 0. For which denominator will the fraction always convert to a repeating decimal? A. 15 B. 6 C. 11 D. 18
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anonymous
  • anonymous
sorry i was on a different question for a second
welshfella
  • welshfella
well it cant be 6 because if say the denominator was 3 that would be 0.5 as a decimal which is non-repeating.
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok i can see how that works...

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welshfella
  • welshfella
also 3/15 would equal 0.2 so its not 15
anonymous
  • anonymous
is it 18?
welshfella
  • welshfella
that leaves 2 so what do you think it might be/
anonymous
  • anonymous
d?
welshfella
  • welshfella
try various numerators with 18
welshfella
  • welshfella
6/18 = 0.333.... that is recurring try some more
anonymous
  • anonymous
so does that mean its right? or not?
anonymous
  • anonymous
sorry if i seem rude...im kinda in a hurry im going to the store soon and im not done with hw yet
welshfella
  • welshfella
it might be right - but can we think of another number over 18 which is not repeating decimal If so then its not 18
welshfella
  • welshfella
what about 9/18 - what is that as a decimal
anonymous
  • anonymous
0.5
welshfella
  • welshfella
right so not 18
anonymous
  • anonymous
so its 11?
welshfella
  • welshfella
theres only 1 left
welshfella
  • welshfella
yea
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok thanks
welshfella
  • welshfella
yw

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