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If you claim 0.999... is a rational number, then you must find p/q such that 0.999... = p/q. 12/26/2017
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Re: If you claim 0.999... is a rational number, then you must find p/q such that 0.999... = p/q. 12/26/2017
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Dec 31, 2017 5:00 AM


>Yes. Nobody has denied that. But since oo is no natural number you have not a sum over terms with natural indices but the limit.
Again, oo is a shorthand for the limit and the infinite sum is defiend as the limit.
>The last does not follow. Correct is: The limit of the infinite sum of rationals is irrational.
Which is the definition of an infinite sum you moron.
>If there are already *all* finite numbers of nines then your claim is wrong. More than all is not possible.
More than any finite number.
>It does not. Logic clearly states: If all infinitely many terms fail, then all infinitely many terms fail. This is even simplest kind of logic: a tautology.
Yes but infinitely many terms does not fail.
>Difficult to understand? Or only difficult to answer?
Asking for clearification for what you are exactly asking for.



