# Ex.1.3 Q5 Number System Solution - NCERT Maths Class 9

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## Question

What can be the maximum number of digits be in the repeating block of digits in decimal expansion of \begin{align}\,\frac{1}{{17}}\end{align}? Perform the division to check your Answer.

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## Text Solution

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Let us perform the division \begin{align}1÷ 17\end{align}

There are $$16$$ digits in the repeating block of the decimal expansion of \begin{align}\frac{1}{{17}}\end{align}.

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