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    how to convert a decimal to a fraction

    how do you convert this 0.97392 to a fraction
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    Hello,

    Quote Originally Posted by missjky View Post
    how do you convert this 0.97392 to a fraction
    0.97392=\frac{97392}{10^6}=\frac{97392}{2 \cdot 5 \cdot 10^5}=\frac{48696}{5 \cdot 10^5}



    But you can carry on :

    \frac{48696}{5 \cdot 10^5}=\frac{48696}{2 \cdot 5 \cdot 5 \cdot 10^5}=\frac{24348}{5^2 \cdot 10^4}=...=\frac{6087}{5^4 \cdot 10^2}
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    [quote=Moo;155551]Hello,


    going back to converting a decimal to a fraction which would be thae fraction to go with 31pi/3 i no u hav to do 31x3.14 but wat do u do after that den divide by 3 then wat

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