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Topic: There is No quantity inbetween .9 repeating and 1
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Re: There is No quantity inbetween .9 repeating and 1
Posted: Oct 2, 2017 6:05 AM
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Den måndag 2 oktober 2017 kl. 05:04:50 UTC+2 skrev
> Add the infinitely small to .9 repeating and you get 1.
> .9 repeating is a Transcendental One.
> They share a Sameness that is different only by
> the smallest first quantity or 1 divided by
> infinity or the infinitely small.
> Mitchell Raemsch

There are no infinitesimals in reals so no, 0.999...=1

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