On Monday, October 2, 2017 at 2:57:27 PM UTC-7, FromTheRafters wrote: > firstname.lastname@example.org explained on 10/2/2017 : > > On Monday, October 2, 2017 at 12:15:26 AM UTC-7, John Gabriel wrote: > >> On Sunday, 1 October 2017 22:04:50 UTC-5, mitchr...@gmail.com wrote: > >>> 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 > >> > >> Nope. 0.999... is not a number of any kind > > > > No. That is a lie you believe. > > That is a quantity; in the transcendental > > category. > > No, it is a rational number, not a transcendental number. All repeating > decimal expansions are rational numbers, even repeating zeros.
Numbers are only names for quantities. Get that straight.