The line over a repeating decimal is called a vinculum. This symbol is placed over numbers appearing after a decimal point to indicate a numerical sequence that is...
a decimal numeral that, after a certain point, consists of a group of one or more digits repeated ad infinitum, as 2.33333 …. or 23.0218181818 ….
A repeating or recurring decimal is a way of representing rational numbers in
base 10 arithmetic. The decimal representation of a number is said to be
A repeating decimal, also called a recurring decimal, is a number whose decimal
representation eventually becomes periodic (i.e., the same sequence of digits ...
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)
Learn how to convert the repeating decimals 0.363636... and 0.714714714... and
3.257257257... to fractions.
A repeating decimal is a decimal that has a digit, or a block of digits, that repeat
over ... Did you know that all repeating decimals can be rewritten as fractions?
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In the text of this explanation, I have decided to I put the repeating part of the
decimal in square brackets, like this: 20/9 = 2. = 2.222222......