# How can you write 1.2244444444444444.... as a fraction?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

If you see a single repeating digit, try multiplying by

To make this into an integer just multiply by

So:

Divide both sides by

Actually both

Incidentally, I don't know if it's still popular, but there's a notation for repeating decimals, where you place a dot or dots above digits as follows:

Or if you have a repeating pattern of more than one digit, use a dot to mark each end of the repeating pattern, so:

Perhaps you just did not know how to get Socratic to display this.