



 
Joan, The dots at the end represent an infinite string of missing digits in the same pattern. The dot at the beginning is presumably a decimal point and should be single. Find (use a calculator if you like) 1/9, 1/99, 1/999, 1/9999 as decimals. Do you see a pattern? Now find 17/99, 38/99, 2/99,  see the pattern? You should be able to answer your own question now  check your answer of course. Good Hunting!
 


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