# [SOLVED] Complex Frac to Decimal no Calculator

• Jan 7th 2010, 10:12 AM
Mukilab
[SOLVED] Complex Frac to Decimal no Calculator
change $\frac{3}{11}$

into a decimal without a calculator. Method please.
• Jan 7th 2010, 10:53 AM
Mukilab
Solved. Someone taught me a method

do 3:11
11 goes into 3 no times.

11 goes into 30 two times. Put a two somewhere.
2 times 11 is 22.

30 minus 22 is 8 (add a zero) so 80.

11 goes into 80 7 times. Answer is 0.27 recurring.

Never got taught this.