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# Express 0.3178 in the form of p/q. Where p and q are integers.

Hint:

**Hint:**

p/q form is the representation of a rational number such that p and q are integers and q ≠ 0. Decimals can only be represented in p/q form if they are either terminating decimal or non-terminating and repeating decimals.

## The correct answer is: 1589/5000

### As 0.3178 is a terminating decimal so it can be expressed as p/q form.

Step 1 of 2:

Write down 0.3178 divided by 1:

Step 2 of 2:

Multiplying numerator and denominator by 104(because there are 4 digits after the decimal point)

Simplifying the fraction:

Final Answer:

Hence, the p/q form of 0.3178 is

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