A repeating or recurring decimal is decimal representation of a number whose
decimal digits are periodic and the infinitely-repeated portion is not zero. It can be
Note: A repeating decimal is a decimal that has a digit, or a block of digits, that
repeat over and over and over again without ever ending. Did you know that all ...
Learn how to convert the repeating decimals 0.77777... and 1.22222... to
A decimal number that has digits that repeat forever. Examples: 1/3 = 0.333... (the
3 repeats forever) 1/7 = 0.142857142857... ( the "142857" repeats forever)
A repeating decimal, also called a recurring decimal, is a number whose decimal
representation eventually becomes periodic (i.e., the same sequence of digits ...
Repeating decimal definition, a decimal numeral that, after a certain point,
consists of a group of one or more digits repeated ad infinitum, as 2.33333 …. or
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A whole-class discussion is used to introduce students to some of the patterns in
repeating decimals and a method for converting such decimals to fractions.
Repeating Decimal, Equivalent Fraction. 0.3333... 1/3. 0.6666... 2/3. 0.1666... 1/6.
0.8333... 5/6. 0.1111... 1/9. 0.2222... 2/9. 0.4444... 4/9. 0.5555... 5/9. 0.7777.
Some decimals don't stop! They go on and on forever in reruns -- just like The
Brady Bunch! Here are some examples: