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Any rational number, whose denominator has a prime factor other than 2 or 5 will have a decimal representation which is repeating. The size of the number, in relation to 1, is irrelevant.

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Q: Why can a decimal greater than 1 be a repeating decimal?
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How can a decimal greater than 1 be a repeating decimal?

A decimal number is like a mixed fraction: it has an integer part and a fractional part. If the fractional part is a repeating fraction then the whole number is represented by a repeating decimal.

What is the greatest possible decimal that is greater than 3 but less than 9?

It is 8.999... (repeating, except for 1 digit somewhere in the repeating string which is not a 9).

What is the least possible decimal greater than 0 but less than one?

0.000...1 Imagine the zeroes repeating into infinity with the 1 at the imaginary end of the infinite zeroes.

Which decimal written as a percent is greater than 1?

Any decimal that is greater than 0.01

When the numerator is greater than the denominator what do you notice about the values for decimal and percent?

The decimal value will be greater than 1, and the percent will be greater than 100%.

How does 1 over 3 to 100th power have a repeating or terminating decimal representation?

It is repeating. Any fraction in simplest terms which has ANY prime factor other than 2 or 5 in its denominator will be a repeating fraction.

If a denominator is a prime number is the decimal repeating?

No. 2 is a prime but 1/2 is not a repeating decimal.

What The sum of two decimals greater than 0.5 is always greater than 1?

The sum of two decimal numbers greater than 0.5 will always be greater than 1

What is 7.11 as a repeating decimal?

It is 7.1111... with the 1 repeating for ever.

What is a example of a terminating and repeating decimal?

Okay. This If You Are Looking For A Example Of Terminating And Repeating Decimal You Came To The Right Place :] Example For Terminating Decimal 1/7= 0.142857 Example For Repeating Decimal 1/3= 0.33..

Can a rational number be repeating decimal?

Yes, a rational number can be a repeating decimal. A repeating decimal is a decimal in which one or more digits repeat infinitely. For example, 1/3 is a rational number that can be written as the repeating decimal 0.333...

The product of a decimal greater than one and a decimal less than one is greater than one?

not always.. take .0001 and 1.1, the product is less than 1.