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**kianababy****Member**- Registered: 2005-06-12
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hey can any one help me with this

64-59.62x92=...................... and then you have to put it in to a decimal fraction and then times that by 111987 and try and keep it in to a decimal fraction as i say this is realy hard for me so plz help me thanx alot

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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64-59.62x92 = 64-5485.04 (multiply before subtract) = -5421.04

As a decimal fraction this is:

4

-5421 ----

100

Multiplying by 111987 keeping as decimal fraction is:

-5421 * 111987 - (4/100) * 111987

= - 607081527 - 447948/100 = - 607081527 - 4479 - 48/100 = - 607086006 48/100

(Is this really a problem given to you?)

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**Zach****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-23
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I doubt it.

Boy let me tell you what:

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And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

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**kiana baby1****Member**- Registered: 2005-06-16
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yes it is a real problem for god sake wat is up with this forum you all seem so stuck up

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Sorry there, kiana, but "111987" looked like someone just jabbed the 1 a few times and then ran their fingers over a few more keys. Such an odd number.

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**Mr T****Member**- Registered: 2005-03-30
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indeed but when you you think about it aren't *all* numbers weird

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