analytic geometry

## what is the same as 8 1/3?

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# 1 Answer

8=24/3, 8 1/3=24/3+1/3=(24+1)/3=25/3

or

1/3=0.3333..., so 8 1/3=8+0.3333...=8.3333...

The dots means that the threes repeat forever.