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Topic: Matheology § 154: Consistency Proof!
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 Virgil Posts: 8,833 Registered: 1/6/11
Re: Matheology � 154: Consistency Proof!
Posted: Nov 23, 2012 5:44 PM

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WM <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> On 23 Nov., 22:19, WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
>

> > in any case the limit of my sequence
> > > > 01.
> > > > 0.1
> > > > 010.1
> > > > 01.01
> > > > 0101.01
> > > > 010.101
> > > > 01010.101
> > > > 0101.0101
> > > > ...

> >
> > has infinitely many digits right to the point as well as left to the
> > point.

>
> This can be proved by attaching pairs 01 of digits always from the
> left and from the right side in a symmetrical way:
>
> 01.
> 01.01
> 0101.01
> 0101.0101
> ...
>
> The overall behaviour of the digits (not of the indices) is the same
> as that of the original sequence.
>

The sequence
.01
.0101
.010101
.01010101
...
has limit 1/99, which is finitely expressible both as a repeating
decimal and as a rational number, but that does not mean that either

01.
01.01
0101.01
0101.0101
...

or

01.
0.1
010.1
01.01
0101.01
010.101
01010.101
0101.0101
...

has any limit expressible in the positional notation of decimals, or any
other such base.
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