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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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 zelos.malum@gmail.com Posts: 1,176 Registered: 9/18/17
Re: It is a very bad idea and nothing less than stupid to define 1/3
= 0.333...

Posted: Oct 6, 2017 1:26 AM

Den torsdag 5 oktober 2017 kl. 05:56:03 UTC+2 skrev 7777777:
> keskiviikko 4. lokakuuta 2017 17.31.48 UTC+3 burs...@gmail.com 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.

We've been through this, real numbers are cauchy sequences modulo null sequences. That is why and for the sequence for 1 <1> and the sequence for S/0.999... we have <1-10^-n>, their differens is <10^-n> which is a null sequence, ergo they are equal.

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10/7/17 7777777
10/7/17 Markus Klyver
10/8/17 netzweltler
10/5/17 Markus Klyver
10/6/17 zelos.malum@gmail.com
10/23/17 jsavard@ecn.ab.ca