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Topic: It is a very bad idea and nothing less than stupid to define 1/3
= 0.333...

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Re: It is a very bad idea and nothing less than stupid to define 1/3
= 0.333...

Posted: Oct 5, 2017 9:12 AM
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There is no S(oo), there is no index n=oo.
Only lim n->oo S(n), which happens is can

be written as sum_i=1^oo a(i). For a definition
see this picture here:

Guiness book of records in stupidity,
bird brain John Gabriel entry

Its really a definition, there is nothing to
guess, its a mathematical notational convention.

Am Donnerstag, 5. Oktober 2017 05:56:03 UTC+2 schrieb 7777777:
> keskiviikko 4. lokakuuta 2017 17.31.48 UTC+3 kirjoitti:
> > Still struggling with "S=Lim S", your own
> > blunder, bird brain John Gabriel birdbrains?

> why don't you answer to my criticism? How do you end up with S(?) = 1?
> You have only shown how S(?) = 0.(9)
> Do you just simply put 0.(9) = 1, but why? It is just because you say so?
> In doing so, can you just put everything that you want to be equal to anything you want? Just because that's what you want.

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