Ex 1.3, 5 What can the maximum number of digits be in the repeating block of digits in the decimal expansion of 1/17 ? Perform the division to check your answer. Here, we perform division. Dividing 1 by 17 1/17 = 0.05882352954117647 bar Therfore, Maximum number of digits in the quotient while computing 1/17 are 16

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.