Problem of the Week-6

We all know that the decimal (i.e. base 10) representation of the fraction 1/3 is


What is the representation of 1/3 in base 6, 7 and 8?

Posted: 11/10/03

Submit your answers (by e-mail or hard copy) before the Thanksgiving Break, 4 pm on 11/21/03 to Noah Aydin.

Mathematics Dept.