Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 4 - Decimals - Review Exercises - Page 323: 47



Work Step by Step

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.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.