Exploration of recurring decimals:Some explanations

Shirali, Shailesh and Shirali, Padmapriya (2014) Exploration of recurring decimals:Some explanations. At Right Angles, 3 (1). pp. 40-48.

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In the article on ‘Recurring Decimals’ published in the November 2013 issue of At Right Angles, many questions remained unanswered in the end. They had emerged as empirical observations during the course of the exploration. We study these observations closely here, examine their validity and explain them using simple principles of divisibility.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Shirali, Shailesh and Shirali, Padmapriya
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Recurring decimal, Terminating decimal, Repented.
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
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URI: http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/1679
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