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Topic: Why is there a difference between fractions 1/3 and .333 repeating
multiplied by 3

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Why is there a difference between fractions 1/3 and .333 repeating
multiplied by 3

Posted: Oct 1, 2017 11:47 PM
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Multiply by three 1/3 takes you to One and .333 repeating takes you to .999 repeating. Why would they create an infinitely small quantity difference?

Mitchell Raemsch



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