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Old 05-21-2012   #5
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Originally Posted by MAS1 View Post
You can't simplify 4/18, or in fact any fraction, by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by zero. Dividing by zero is not defined in math.

To simplify 4/18 divide both the numerator and denominator by a factor common to both. In the case of 4/18 a common factor is 2. Then 4/18 = 2/9.
You can write 0.(2) as well
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