Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 7 - Test - Page 527: 8



Work Step by Step

To rewrite a percent as a decimal, move the decimal 2 places to the left. 38.5%=0.385 In 38.5, the 5 is in the tenths position, so $38.5=38\frac{5}{10}=38\frac{5\div5}{10\div5}=38\frac{1}{2}$
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