Create two equations where the only numbers to the right of the decimal place are the repeating part.
Set up an equation with 3.1‾.
Multiply both sides of x=3.1‾ by 10 to create the second equation.
Subtract x=3.1‾ from 10x=31.1‾ to remove the repeating part.
Divide each term by 9 and simplify.
Divide each term in 9x=28 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.
Convert to a Fraction 3.11111111111111111