Create two equations where the only numbers to the right of the decimal place are the repeating part.
Set up an equation with 0.8‾.
Multiply both sides of x=0.8‾ by 10 to create the second equation.
Subtract x=0.8‾ from 10x=8.8‾ to remove the repeating part.
Divide each term by 9 and simplify.
Divide each term in 9x=8 by 9.
Cancel the common factor of 9.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide x by 1.
The fractional form is the solution to the equation.
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