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Homework Help: MATH213

Posted by Rebecca on Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at 5:03pm.

6. Explain how you would respond to the following:
a. A student claims that 9443/9444 and 9444/ 9445 are equal because both display 0.9998941 on his scientific calculator when the divisions are performed.

b. Another student claims that the fractions are not equal and wants to know if there is any way the same calculator can determine which is greater.

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