Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 4 - Decimals - 4.5 Dividing Decimal Numbers - 4.5 Exercises - Page 304: 18



Work Step by Step

We find the quotient by dividing: $2.6\overline{)4.992}$ We move the decimal place once to the right to simplify the division: $~~~~~~~1.92$ $26\overline{)49.92}$ $~~~~~~\underline{26}$ $~~~~~~239$ $~~~~~~\underline{234}$ $~~~~~~~~~~52$ $~~~~~~~~~~\underline{52}$ $~~~~~~~~~~~~0$
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