Michael J. answered • 11/23/17

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Applying SImple Math to Everyday Life Activities

Even if you don't recognize the decimal conversion of common fractions, you can use long division by dividing the smaller value by the larger value to find the decimal equivalency.

For example:

1/8 becomes

0.125

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8 | 1.0000

8

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20

16

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40

40

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0

Therefore, /8 = 0.125

Kenneth S.

11/23/17