Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapter 4 - Decimals - 4.6 Fractions and Decimals - 4.6 Exercises - Page 312: 26

Answer

$\approx5.667$

Work Step by Step

A fraction $\frac{x}{y}$ can also be written in the form $x\div y$, where the numerator of the fraction is being divided by the denominator of the fraction. Therefore, $5\frac{2}{3}=\frac{5\times3+2}{3}=\frac{17}{3}=17.000\div3\approx5.667$
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