
Re: 1/3 partitioned expansion in different bases
Posted:
Feb 1, 2013 9:06 AM


JT wrote:
> And 0.999... would be expressed as 0.3 or.......?
What are you asking? Does 0.9 recurring (in base 10) have the same value as 0.3 (in base 3)? No, 0.9 recurring (in base 10) has the same value as 1.0 (in base 3).
 When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him. Jonathan Swift: Thoughts on Various Subjects, Moral and Diverting

