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# What is the name for a decimal with a remainder that has a repeating pattern?

Updated: 9/18/2023

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repeating decimal

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### What is the name of a decimal with a remainder that has a reapeting pattern?

It is a repeating decimal.

### What is the name of the number in a repeating decimal?

A terminating decimal.

### What is the name of a decimal that has ends up with no remainder?

It is a terminating decimal.

### What is the name of the repeating bar in a repeating decimal?

Recurring. its signified by going to the designated decimal places need, then putting a little R up. Eg: 1 / 3 = .33r I am fairly sure that is what you are after..

### What is anouther name for a repeating decimal?

To my knowledge there is no single word. Although, generally speaking, the word 'recurring' is used instead of 'repeating'. Hope that helps.

### What is the name of A Repeating Number?

A repeating decimal is sometimes called a recurring decimal. The main idea is that at some point it must become periodic. That is to say, a certain part of the decimal must repeat, even though not all of it repeats. The parts that repeats is called the repetend. One very important idea is the a real number has a repeating decimal representation if and only if it is rational.

### What is the name of the decimal that never stops?

The decimal that never stops is called recurring decimal. For example - 1/3 = 0.3333... and goes on. Such decimals are written with a dot or bar on top of the numbers which are repeating.

### What is the name of solids that are made up of particles arranged in a repeating geometric pattern?

crystal, or crystalline

### What is the name of the repeating pattern of units of a muscle cell?

I do believe you are asking about a sarcomere, units of repeating bands that make up the fibers (myofibrils) of a striated muscle.

### What name is 3 periods in decimal number?

a) This could be a special numbering system, such as the Dewey Decimal System used in libraries. Such as 620.105.3.1.b) Or do you refer to repeating decimals, such as 6.304 304 304.

### What is the pattern called how the decimal point moves when multiplied by any power of 10?

There is no specific name for it.

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