what is .65 2/3 in fraction form?

- stapel_eliz
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its .65666666...

confused wrote:its .65666666...

We can break up the number into two parts:

and in fraction form, those parts become:

Now, we need to get rid of the , so we multiply

And as a check, we can divide 197 by 300 on a calculator to get:

... which is what we started with (with the last digit rounded up).

By ".65 2/3", do you mean "65 2/3%" ("sixty-five and two-thirds percent") or "0.65666666..."?

Incidentally,

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