> On Friday, February 8, 2013 4:56:49 PM UTC+11, > sperm...@yahoo.com wrote: > > australias leading erotic poet shows that if > > > > 0.9999... = 1 means mathematics ends in > contradiction > > > > > > > > > http://www.scribd.com/doc/40697621/Mathematics-Ends-in > -Meaninglessness-ie-self-contradiction > > > > > > > > simply > > > > 0.9999.... is a non-finite number/ > > > > 1 is a finite number > > > > thus we have > > > > a finite number = non-finite number > > > > thus a contradiction in terms > > > > thus > > > > mathematics ends in contradiction > > you say > "The numeral "0.999..." (name of a number) may be > considered infinite in > length, but the number it represents is finite and > equal to one." >
True, in the link you gave, which is for 7-10 year-old children. It does not surprise me you could not handle an adult-level definition, leslie byron.
> > fact is before any maths is done > 0.9999... never ends and is non-finite > only after the maths > do you show > 0.9999... = 1 > > and > simply > you then show after the maths that maths ends in > contradiction
you then show leslie is as talented in math as ron jeremy, and his poetry is so bad he needs a moron like byron to rehash the one half-assed idea that fits in leslie's small mind.
> as > 0.9999.... is a non-finite number/ > 1 is a finite number > thus we have > a finite number = non-finite number > thus a contradiction in terms > thus > mathematics ends in contradiction