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Posted by **belle** on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 3:34pm.

0.000027 ÷ 0.000009

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**Steve**, Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 3:57pmone easy way would be to shift the decimal point in both numbers enough places to make the smallest an integer. In this case, that would be 6 places:

27/9 = 3

In effect, that factors out 0.000001

.000001*27 ÷ .000001*9

Now you can cancel the factor of .000001 to get 27/9 = 3

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