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September 22, 2014

Posted by **sheila** on Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:37pm.

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**Steve**, Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:44pm.55555 = 5/9

So, -5.5555 = -5 5/9 = -50/9

it's handy to know that .nnnnnn = n/9

It's easy to show that .55555=5/9, since if

n = .555555

10n = 5.55555

10n-n = 5.55555-.55555 = 5

9n = 5

n = 5/9

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