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74,5 øre pr. kWh

English translation: 0.745 DKK per kWh

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11:12 Feb 11, 2012
Danish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Energy / Power Generation / prices in decimals
Danish term or phrase: 74,5 øre pr. kWh
I am a mathematical dunce, so how does one write øre figures as decimals? Some are easy enough e.g. 8 øre Will be DKK 0.08 and 60 øre will be DKK 0.60, but what about 74,5 øre or 40,5 øre?
Pardon my ignorance!
phil curry
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:35
English translation:0.745 DKK per kWh
Explanation:
to convert øres to kroner, you multiply by 100, which means simply moving the decimal mark two positions to the left.

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Note added at 59 mins (2012-02-11 12:12:38 GMT)
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sorry, not multiply, but divide

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Note added at 1 hr (2012-02-11 12:13:32 GMT)
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40,5 øre = 0.405 DKK
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tihomir
Iceland
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5 +20.745 DKK per kWh
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0.745 DKK per kWh


Explanation:
to convert øres to kroner, you multiply by 100, which means simply moving the decimal mark two positions to the left.

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Note added at 59 mins (2012-02-11 12:12:38 GMT)
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sorry, not multiply, but divide

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Note added at 1 hr (2012-02-11 12:13:32 GMT)
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40,5 øre = 0.405 DKK

tihomir
Iceland
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Native speaker of: Bulgarian
PRO pts in category: 4

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agree  xxxtrsk2000
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neutral  Sven Petersson: The leading "0" is superfluous.
20 hrs

agree  Chris S: Omitting the leading "0" would be plain weird...
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