# How do you simplify 0.6 div 0.540?

Oct 4, 2016

$\frac{10}{9} = 1 \frac{1}{9}$

#### Explanation:

Try to avoid division by a a decimal!

Multiply by powers of 10 until you have the divisor as a whole number.

$\frac{0.6}{0.540} \times \frac{100}{100} = \frac{60}{54}$

Now simplify the fraction, (divide both by 6)

$\frac{60 \div 6}{54 \div 6} = \frac{10}{9}$