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Topic: When 0 divided by 0 isn't infinity... (was: Re: I lost an account...)
Replies: 46   Last Post: Mar 4, 2004 11:59 PM

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 Aratzio Posts: 5 Registered: 12/13/04
Re: When 0 divided by 0 isn't infinity... (was: Re: I lost an account...)
Posted: Feb 6, 2004 2:59 PM

On Fri, 06 Feb 2004 19:36:11 +0000, roy <roy***@yahoo.co.uk> wrote:

>On Fri, 06 Feb 2004 10:54:22 -0800, Aratzio wrote:
>

>> On Fri, 06 Feb 2004 18:30:52 GMT, revereatmy@ngelicqualities.evilsatan
>> (Reverend Parson Peter Parsnip) wrote:
>>

>>>The Lord alerted my mind to the presence of this EVIL article by roy, and
>>>I thusly replied:
>>>

>>>> On Fri, 06 Feb 2004 09:47:18 +0000, Reverend Parson Peter Parsnip wrote:
>>>>

>>>>> The Lord alerted my mind to the presence of this EVIL article by roy,
>>>>> and I thusly replied:
>>>>>

>>>>>> On Fri, 06 Feb 2004 07:33:35 +0000, WilliWallo wrote:
>>>>>>

>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> >0 divided by 0 could be just about anything u want it to be.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Exactly.

>>>>>>
>>>>>> wrong.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> you lot are talking about limits. The O/P was talking about zeros.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Zero (or nought) amount of anything (real) can have no representing
>>>>>> constituent parts of anything else thus 0/0=0
>>>>>> Look at it from a practical standpoint.

>>>>>
>>>>> So why do calculators not give the answer as zero? I'm sure it would be
>>>>> simple enough to be coded in...

>>>>
>>>> Something wrong with my reasoning was there? I don't really care
>>>> how many calculators get it wrong. the important thing is to get
>>>> it right yourself and not to perpetuate other peoples errors.

>>>
>>>Why did you take my posts as a personal jibe?

>>
>> It is the usenet, context means nothing and everything is a personal
>> attack?

>
>Quote this so called attack pls
>roy
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>>
>> Just a guess mind you, not scientific or mathmatical proof.
>>
>> 'Ratz

Follow thread? Response was to the Revs post. Never said anyone
attacked, posed hypothesis about normal usenet protocol. Your response
may actually be the proof of hypothesis.

'Ratz
Didn't your Mama teach you not to talk to strangers? So you ignored her as usual and said