what is different between a decimal and a decimal point?
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7th grade math Ms. Sue please
1. What are the equivalent fraction and decimal for thirtythree and onethird%? (1 point) one over thirtythree and 0.3 one over thirtythree and 3 3three and onethird and CE_point thirty three repeating_large onethird and point thirtythree repeating

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1. How do you write 0.24% as a decimal? (1 point) 0.24 0.024 0.0024 2. How do you write 135% as a decimal? (1 point) 1.35 13.5 0.135 3. How do you write % as a decimal? (1 point) 0.002 0.02 0.2

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What is 5/9 written as a decimal? 0.45 0.4 repeating 0.5 0.5 repeating What is 0.26 written as a fraction in simplest form? 26 over 100 13 over 50 26 over 10 13 over 25 In a fraction with a denominator of 15,which value could the numerator be to produce a

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1. Write 3/8 as a decimal. A. 0.38 B. 0.375 C. 2.666 D. 0.385 2. Which of the following fractions is also a repeating decimal? A. 7/14 B. 3/12 C. 10/16 D. 5/15 3. Trent has completed 3/20 of his homework. Write this amount as a decimal. A. 0.15 B. 0.23 C.

fifth grade math
How many decimal places are in the product of a number with decimal places to the hundredths multiplied by a number with decimal places to the tenths? A) 2 B) 3 C)4 D)5 Is it C4 ? If not, please explain how i can solve .. thank you :)

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1.In a fraction with a denominator of 15, which value could the numerator be to produce a repeating decimal? A. 15 B. 9 C. 11 D. 12•• 2.Which of the following is an example of a nonterminating, nonrepeating decimal? a 0.232323232323 . . . b

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When you are translating a number from scientific notation to standard form, what does the exponent tell you? The number of zeros to add to the end of the original number the number of places to move the decimal point to the left the number of places to

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Chris tells Adam that the decimal value of −1/13 is not a repeating decimal. Is Chris correct? A) No, because the fraction has a decimal period of 3 B) No, because the fraction has a decimal period of 6 C) No, because the fraction has a decimal period of

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If one hundredth is divided into ten equal parts, each part represents one what? 1 decimal, 2 decimal point, 3 fraction, or 4 thousandth.

calculus
A firework is launched at the rate of 10 feet per second from a point on the ground 50 feet from an observer. To 2 decimal places in radians per second, find the rate of change of the angle of elevation when the firework is 40 feet above the ground. Type

algebra
1. What are the equivalent fraction and decimal for 25%? (1 point) and 0.25 and 4 and 0.25 and 0.4 2. What is the equivalent decimal for 20%? (1 point) 0.2 20 2.2 2 3. Estimate 78% of 20. (1 point) 14 16 19 2 4. You go out to eat with your family, and you

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1. 0.24% as a decimal? Is it 0.0024? 2. 135% as a decimal? Is it 1.35? 3. 1/5% as a decimal? Is it 0.2? 4. fraction equivalent to 0.75% is... Is it 3/4? 5. mixed number equivalent to 420% is... Is it 4 1/5? 6. percent equivalent to 5/1,000 is... Is it 0.5%

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What is the volume of the figure shown? A rectangular prism is shown whose length is labeled as 16 decimal point 2 5 centimeters, breadth is labeled as 5 decimal point 8 centimeters and height is labeled as 4 decimal point 6 centimeters. Above this,

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Every fraction has a decimal equivalent that either terminates (for example,1/4=0.25 ) or repeats (for example,2/9=0.2 ). Work with a group to discover which fractions have terminating decimals and which have repeating decimals. You may assume that the

Converting decimal(floating point) to octal/hex
Hi everybody, Can anybody show me how to convert 0.59375(decimal) to Octal and Hexadecimal? go to wikpediaa and look up Hexadecimal and Octal It will give you an idea Hi can anyone convert 5.4 * 10 ^79 to IBM hex floating point format?? sir how to convert

Calculus
A gallon rises at the rate of 8 feet per second from a point on the ground 12 feet from an observer. To 2 decimal places in radians per second, find the rate of change of the angle of elevation when the ball on is 9 feet above the ground. Type your answer

Calculus
The components of a position vector of a particle moving in the plane are components t cubed, 2 times the sine of t. What is the distance traveled by the particle from t = 1 to t = π? Type your answer in the space below and give 3 decimal places. If your

MATH
WRITE THE DECIMAL WITH DECIMAL POINT FOR EACH FRACTION. FIRST SIMPLIFY ANY FRACTION TO LOWEST TERMS SUCH AS A WHOLE #, A MIXED #, OR A SIMPLIFIED PROPER FRACTION FOR THE FOLLOWING: 49/50, 5/7,14/11, 69/100,3/2,7/8,7/12,8/9,15/20,27/25,

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What is 3 and 1 over 2 as a percent in fraction form? 3 over 2 in fractions would be l 1/2. In decimals it would be 1.5 1 over 2 in fractions would be 1/2... in decimals it would be .5 To change fractions to percentages is really easy, (even for a NON math

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What is the 43rd digit after the decimal point in the decimal representation of 1/13?

Fibonacci numbers
I have been working on this question all day and can not figure out what to do. The question says according to the Quadratic Formula, the solutions of x^2x1=0 I know the positive solution is the golden rule ratio and the negative solution is the

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I still don't get it. I asked someone and they said that the answer was 111. ok, i got it but i still don't understand how to do it since i still have many more problems. could someone please thorougly explain to me in steps how to do a problem like: 12

Calculus
Find the arc length of the curve from t = 0 to t = 1 whose derivatives in parametric form are dx/dt=2cos(t) and dy/dt=ln(t^2) Type your answer in the space below and give 2 decimal places. If your answer is less than 1, place a leading "0" before the

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Please match each number with its best example. Some values will need to be changed into a decimal format. A. Recurring Decimal B. Mixed Number C. Nonrepeating Decimal D. Finite Decimal E. Decimal Examples: ½ 5½ π 0.375 ⅓ I think 5½ is B and ⅓ is

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Can someone correct them 5) Write fraction as a percent 7/8 My answer: 0.875=87 1/2% 6)Write each decmal as a percent 0.008 My answer:8% 7) Write as a decimal 160% My answer:1.60 8)Write as a fraction 52% My asnwer:5/10 5) Write fraction as a percent 7/8

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Find the 100th place to the right of the decimal point in the decimal expansion of 1/13.

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calculate the area 1.76 and 1.76 writr your 2 decimal answer to the two decimal places. i'm not sure if its 3.0976 and to the two decimal place its 3.10 could someone tell me if im right. thankyou

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What is the 2012th digit after the decimal point in the decimal expansion of 8/81?

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will some one please!!!! please!!! help me I'm doing wacky wordies, only have 3 to do!!! decimal decimal decimal ed ot overs pos'i'tive' thanks so much!!

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Which statements is false? A. A decimal fraction has a multiple of 10 as a denominator. B. Every rational number can be associated with a point in the real number line. C. A terminating decimal cannot be expressed as a repeating decimal. D. The set of

Physics
What is the decimal equivalent of 3.14 × 10^7? is this the decimal equivalent? 31400000 What is the decimal equivalent of 2.8 e4? (In the JavaScript web language, scientific notation normally written as 2 × 103 is written as 2e3.) is the answer =

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1.Which of the following fractions is also a repeating decimal? A. 7/14 B. 3/12 C. 10/16 D. 5/15 2. Trent has completed 3/20 of his homework. Write this amount as a decimal. A. 0.15 B. 0.23 C. 0.30 D. 0.35 PLZ HELP!!!!!!!

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round result to two decimal places...the answer i have is: 7.023 so two decimal places would it be: 702.0 You're asked to round to two decimal places. 7.023 = 7.02. Your answer has only one decimal place. so i guess my answer is wrong then...so what do

decimals
1.0 X 21 = 21 or 210 because of the decimal point, I just don't remenber how the decimal point works.

7th grade
this is from homework work book . write each fraction or mixed numberas a decimal. use bar notation if the decimal is a repeating decimal

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When multiplying decimals, the decimal point in the product is placed so that the number of decimal places in the product is equal to the __________ of the number of decimal places in the factors. (a) product (b) sum (c) vertically (d) horizontally (e) and

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can someone check and see if I did these problems right. Are , or = 33_32.9 33>32.9 is bigger Are 14/25_0.6 14/25

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please help 5*10(8 is a power for the ten) That would be 0.00000005 (seven zeroes after the decimal point) in decimal form. Do you have some other question about that number? Most of us would prefer you write that number as 5*10^8 when typing

Algebra
Find the decimal notaiton for the fraction 1/17, the decimal notation for the 1/17 is 0.5889 round it the hundreth.

Calculus
Use Euler's Method with three equal step sizes to estimate the value of y(0.3) for the differential equation y ′ = y, with y(0) = 1. Type your answer in the space below and give 3 decimal places. If your answer is less than 1, place a leading "0" before

Scientific Notation
Just started learning about the scientific notation, and its actually quite easy, but I don't know why im still struggling with it. For example it says express the following measurements in scientific notation: 5800m The answer is 5.8 * 10^3 What confuses

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During decimal multiplication, we know that the placement of the decimal point in the product is decided by the sum of number of digits after the decimal point in both the factors being multiplied. I know that's what we do but i don't understand why this

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Decimal numbers with digits both before and after the decimal point, such as 16.75, are referred to as: A. the quotient. B. the remainder. C. mixed decimal numbers. D. decimal point numbers.

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Please match each number with its best example. Some values will need to be changed into a decimal format. A. Recurring Decimal B. Mixed Number C. Nonrepeating Decimal D. Finite Decimal E. Decimal Examples: ½ 5½ π 0.375 ⅓ I think 5½ is B and ⅓ is

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Please match each number with its best example. Some values will need to be changed into a decimal format. A. Recurring Decimal B. Mixed Number C. Nonrepeating Decimal D. Finite Decimal E. Decimal Examples: ½ 5½ π 0.375 ⅓ I think 5½ is B and ⅓ is

algebra
Janet is training for a marathon. She decides to track her time per mile, in minutes, for 8 weeks. Which equation best fits the data? A graph is labeled as Marathon Training. The horizontal axis is labeled as Weeks and the vertical axis is labeled as Time

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Janet is training for a marathon. She decides to track her time per mile, in minutes, for 8 weeks. Which equation best fits the data? A graph is labeled as Marathon Training. The horizontal axis is labeled as Weeks and the vertical axis is labeled as Time

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how do you turn fractions into decimals? what do you do with the remainders? example: 3/16what would it be as a decimal? To turn a fraction into a decimal, divide the top number by the bottom number. Instead of a fractional remainder, you need to put a

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Please exlain how I "use the power of ten to change each to a decimal". I was in a band lesson when my math teacher taught this. Thanks. 4 over 50 9 over 25 (fractions) 4/50= 0.08=8.0*10(exponent2),exponent2 means to move the decimal point to the left 2

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I need the steps and an example for chaning a fraction to a percent. I also need the steps and an example for chaning a decimal to a percent. The last one I need is chaning a percent to a fraction and a decimal. ThankYou, If you can only answer one of

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When written as a decimal number 3.421 x 10^95 contains how many zeros to the left of the decimal point?

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how do u mutiply decimals and how do u make a decimal into a fraction do you mean longhand?? write down the numbers the way you would whole numbers, skipping the decimal perform the multiplication as if you had no decimals count up the total number of

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Use the number sentence 78 x 12= 936 to find each product. a. 7.8 x 1.2 = ? i don't get this. can you help me? it's decimal point thing 7.8 x 1.2=9.36 two decimal places

Algebra
Which digit will appear in the 534th place after the decimal point in the decimal representation of 5/13?

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convert 25mm= cm?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????im confused wat is the metric table? the answer is 2.5cm. There are 10mm in 1 cm. So you can use this equation for that: ?mm/10=?cm Here is a simplified

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say you have 4/13 and the decimal equivalent to it is 30.76923 how do I round 3 decimal places? you round 2 da thousandths. For example since the decimal u hav is 30.76923, round it to the last three numbers after the decimal point. So 30.76923 would be

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2/5=what I assume you are looking for a decimal. Just divide 5 into 2, and the answer will be the decimal. However, if you are looking for a percentage, multiply the decimal by 100. I hope this helps. If not, repost with a clearer question. Thanks for

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What is the 43rd digit after the decimal point in the decimal representation of 1/13?

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What is the 2012th digit after the decimal point in the decimal expansion of 8/81?

Math: Need IMEDIATE help
What is the 2012th digit after the decimal point in the decimal expansion of 8/81?

statistics
A business uses a 7point scale about satisfaction with the services it provides to clients. The ratings are normally distributed with a mean of 4.8 and a standard deviation of .5. What percentage of clients rate their satisfaction 1) Above 5? 2) Above 6?

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The minimum daily values (MDVs) for certain foods are given. They are based on a 2,000 calorie per day diet. Find decimal and fractional notation for the percent notation in each sentence.1 ounce of Tostitos provides 9% of the MDV of fat. 9%. Simply divide

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1)how does the placement of the decimal point in the divisor and the dividend affect the decimal point in the quotient.2) when u divide a number by 0.03 ,will your quotient be larger or smaller than your dividend

Fibonacci Numbers: Understand one part not another
I understand how to use a calculator to write the decimal point using the golden ratio which is 1.618034 and the conjugate is .618034. I also know that the relationship between the decimal expansions is that everything to the right of the decimal is the

Chem.
what is the six guidelines in determining significant figures? Thanks:) With a decimal: from the decimal go to the right side of it until you see a definite number other than zero. Start there and how many numbers there are, including zero after that

Calculus
Use your calculator to find the length of the arc from t = 0 to t = 1 of x = t^3 + 1, y = t^2. Type your answer in the space below and give 2 decimal places. If your answer is less than 1, place a leading "0" before the decimal point (ex: 0.48)

Algebra
A whole number is added to a number with two didgets after the decimal point. To make sure the answer is reasonable, how many didgets should the sum have after the decimal point ? A  none B  1 C 2 D infinitely many

Math
My question is: WRite the percent as a fraction and as a decimal. 0.06% I don't know how many places I need to move that decimal to convert this percent into a decimal.

Maths'
What percentagge of £119.25p is £11.04p? Divide: 11.04 by 119.25. This gives you a decimal number. Move the decimal point two places to the right to turn it into a percentage. Please post your answer and we'll be glad to check it.

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How can I convert mm to cm and cm to mm Look at the metric system, a part of which is shown below. The prefixes are kilo hecto deka unitgrams, liters, meters, etc. deci centi milli Stearting anywhere on the scale of prefixes above, count the number of

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significant numbers 2.8723 * 1.6 = 4.59568. Is it 4.6 because it is the smallest number you are multiplying it by in the sum? e.g. 2.8723 has 5 signifigant figures but 1.6 has 2 so the answer has no more than 2.Smallest number of significant figures. With

Calculus
Use Euler's Method with three equal step sizes to estimate the value of y(0.3) for the differential equation y ′ = y, with y(0) = 1. Type your answer in the space below and give 3 decimal places. If your answer is less than 1, place a leading "0" before

MATH
1. Find the decimal equivalent of the mixed number.11 1/4 A~ 11.25? 2. Divide by moving the decimal point. 8.9 / 10 TO THE POWER OF 2 A~0.089? 3.A block of cheese weighing 2.6 pounds (lb) sold for $15.55. Find the cost per pound to the nearest cent.

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1. Find the decimal equivalent of the mixed number.11 1/4 A~ 11.25? 2. Divide by moving the decimal point. 8.9 / 10 TO THE POWER OF 2 A~0.089? 3.A block of cheese weighing 2.6 pounds (lb) sold for $15.55. Find the cost per pound to the nearest cent.

Math (Trig)
Suppose the point A is on a circle of radius 6 with an angle of 240 degrees. Find the value of the coordinates of this point. Round your results to 3 decimal places. So in this case, x=rcos(theta) y=rsin(theta) x=6cos(240) y=6sin(240) Rounding to 3 decimal

Math Question
This problem on my homework is asking me to write each fraction as a decimal, and round to three decimal places. The fraction was 17/16. I got 1.0625 for the decimal. What does it mean to round it to three decimal places, and how do I do that?

Math
How do you rename as a fraction and decimal 55 5/9% You should know that 5/9 is 5 repeating, so the decimal is 55.5%(with a bar over the decimal part). 5/9 is the fraction

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Every fraction has a decimal equivalent that either terminates (for example,1/4=0.25 ) or repeats (for example,2/9=0.2 ). Work with a group to discover which fractions have terminating decimals and which have repeating decimals. You may assume that the

Mathematics
When you are translating a number from scientific notation to standard form, what does the exponent tell you? The number of zeros to add to the end of the original number the number of places to move the decimal point to the left the number of places to

math,conversition
how do i convert 2.25 into a fraction? OK, if dis is a calculator question, den all u gotta do is follow the steps... 1. Type into calculator 2.25 and press the equals button. 2. Press the Shift button 3. Press the button dat has ab/c And dis should giv

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what is different between a decimal and a decimal point?

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ACTIVITY 12: TERMINATE OR REPEAT? Every fraction has a decimal equivalent that either terminates (for example, ) or repeats (for example, ). Work with a group to discover which fractions have terminating decimals and which have repeating decimals. You may

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How do you change a decimal to a fraction?? you change a fration to a decimal by diving the fraction right? HOW DO YOU CHANGE A FRACTION TO A PERCENTAGE? In order of your questions, the answers are: (1) yes, (2) yes (divide numerator by denmonimator) and

algebra
Solve 10^x  0.47 * 10^x = 220 a. With an exact answer. b. Decimal form with one decimal accuracy. c. Decimal form with three values of accuracy.

mathematics
When a question says to do decimal form with one decimal accuracy and three decimal accuracy. Does this mean that x=0.75135 would become x=1 and x=0.75 ?

math help
Can some one help me with this one??? Consider the following bivariate data. Point A B C D E F G H I J x 3 4 2 1 7 2 1 0 4 2 y 1 7 3 3 6 6 5 0 6 2 (a) Construct a scatter diagram of the given bivariate data. (Do this on paper. Your instructor may ask you

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Consider the following bivariate data. Point A B C D E F G H I J x 3 4 2 1 7 2 1 0 4 2 y 1 7 3 3 6 6 5 0 6 2 (a) Construct a scatter diagram of the given bivariate data. (Do this on paper. Your instructor may ask you to turn in this work.) (b) Calculate

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Tammy has 60 markers. 15 of the markers are blue. What percentage of her markers are blue? To make 0.25 a percent, how many decimal places do you move the decimal point?

Fibonacci Numbers
I posted the question several days ago and Mathmate helped to guide me along. I am just unsure if I do not understand what he is saying or if I did complete the problem right. I would appreciate any input. 1.618034  .618034 = 2.236068/sqrt 5 = 1.00000 I

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I never understood how to do long division. Can you please go through the steps with me? ex) 39/15.405 First, move the decimal point in the dividend to make it a whole number  15405. Next, add zeroes and move the decimal point the same number of places

Math117
how to do negative decimal exponets 2^0.4545 Remember that a negative power is the same as the reciprocal... 2b = 1/2b So you can compute the positive power, then take the reciprocal of the result. Yes but that works with decimal of course, use your

computer science
Can you help me break this into two clases, and Employee class and the default program class? I have to include a mutator and accessor method and provide properties for the instance variables. namespace commission { class Program { static void

Mathematics
If a certain force accelerates an object of mass 27 Kg at 50 m/s/s, what acceleration in m/s/s would the same force produce on another object of mass 27? Enter answer to at least one decimal place to the right of the decimal point.

math
I am trying to convert km to meters, centimeters and milimeters. Some of the orignals are like 1.5 km= ?m or cm or mm. I am really having a hard time getting the decimal points in the right place or when to leave them out altogether. I'm only in 5th grade.

Algebra
Solve: 0.3*10^(3x) = 32 (again says) a. With an exact answer. b. Decimal form with one decimal accuracy. c. Decimal form with three values of accuracy.

Algebra
What if the last term has a square root that is a big, long decimal? you wouldn't use the decimal, would you?

math
56% what would thefraction and decimal be 56% = 56/100 (which can be simplified by dividing both numerator and denominator by 4). Take your best guess for the decimal equivalent. We'll tell you if you got it right.

algebra...please help me!
with the decimal that equals pi....(3.14....) until the 2 hundreth decimal place..how does the cumulative frequency column be used for a project like this one..???? the number is...(pi)

Math
When writing decimals in words, write " __________ " for the decimal spot. (a) decimal (b) sum (c) vertically (d) horizontally (e) and

algebra3
use a calculator to find the decimal form of the rational number. if it is a nonterminating decimal, write the repeating pattern.