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remainders

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Cover of Introduction to Computer Science, 2nd Edition

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You cannot just take the first number right of the decimal and make it the remainder. You must multiply the remainder by 8 if it's a fraction. 359/8=44.875, but you cant just use 8 as the remainder. You need to multiply the .875 by 8, which would = 7, and so on...