## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

We change the fraction to division: $0.06\overline{)72}$ We move the decimal point two places to the right to simplify the division: $~~~~1200$ $6\overline{)7200}$ $~~~~\underline{6}$ $~~~~1200$ $~~~~\underline{1200}$ $~~~~~~~~~~~0$ Thus the fraction simplifies to 1200.