Search All of the Math Forum:
Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by
Drexel University or The Math Forum.


Virgil
Posts:
8,833
Registered:
1/6/11


Re: Howto use NyaN to add, subtract, muliply, divide
Posted:
Feb 5, 2013 7:04 PM


In article <2316d8b0b9c94383816bdd4878ce0bac@z4g2000vbz.googlegroups.com>, JT <jonas.thornvall@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 5 Feb, 09:00, Musatov <marty.musa...@gmail.com> wrote: > > On Feb 4, 11:37 pm, JT <jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > On 5 Feb, 00:21, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote: > > > > > > On 4 Feb, 07:34, JT <jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > > > > When the formula to the NyaN completed, i would like to go on make the > > > > > four elementar base arithemtic operations without any zeros, repeating > > > > > never hurts. > > > > > > So for any given x in your notation, how does one express x  x without > > > > any zeroes? > > > >  > > > > > i mean afterall an expression as =7(77) is evaluated =4949 so > > > =1/7(77)*7*7*7*7*7*7*7*7 if you have 1 factor coming upto zero why > > > would you like to carry out the rest of multiplications i do not get > > > it? > > > > ##=## > > What?
The invention of zero in mathematics, and its use in place values in numbers was a great advance.
For example, lets see your versions of 1.000 1,000,000 1,000,000,000 and so on without any zero digits.
And lets see you do some long divisions or long multiplications, or long squarerootings with your zeroless notation.
I see no benefit it doing away with it and any number of problems with it. 



