# What is #0.8959595...# as a fraction ?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 9, 2017

#### Explanation:

Given:

#0.8bar(95)#

First multiply by

#(1000-10)*0.8bar(95) = 895.bar(95) - 8.bar(95) = 887#

Then divide both ends by

#0.8bar(95) = 887/(1000-10) = 887/990#