Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321867327
ISBN 13: 978-0-32186-732-2

Chapter 5 - Number Theory and the Real Number System - 5.3 The Rational Numbers - Exercise Set 5.3: 36

Answer

$\frac{5}{7}=0.\overline{714285}$ (Notice that the decimals 714285 are being repeated).

Work Step by Step

Divide the numerator by the denominator to find:
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