Posted by **Moby** on Friday, November 30, 2012 at 12:55pm.

Is there any way to convert to a decimal if you can't find a denominator that works your way?

like 21/34 ?

can you explain???

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**Writeacher**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 12:59pm
Divide the numerator by the denominator. What do you get?

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**Moby**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:03pm
.6176 yes it long and remainder of 10

but is there any way to convert to a decimal if you can't find a denominator ?

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**Writeacher**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:07pm
I don't think so. Study these:

http://aaamath.com/dec.htm

http://aaamath.com/fra.htm

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**Jman**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:08pm
1.61

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:11pm
Jman -- you're wrong. 21/34 is less than 1.

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**Moby**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:12pm
Thanks, writeteacher I will. and Jman you round up the .6 to a one and now have 1.61 ?

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**Moby**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:13pm
ok Ms Sue thanks all!

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**Writeacher**, Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:13pm
You're welcome, Moby.

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