Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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Chapter 4 - Decimals - 4.5 Dividing Decimal Numbers - 4.5 Exercises: 11

Answer

36

Work Step by Step

We find the quotient by dividing: $1.5\overline{)54.0}$ We move the decimal place once to the right to simplify the division: $~~~~~~~~36$ $15\overline{)540.0}$ $~~~~~~\underline{45}$ $~~~~~~~~9~0$ $~~~~~~~~\underline{9~0}$ $~~~~~~~~~~~~0$
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