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Topic: 0.9999.... = 1 means mathematics ends in contradiction
Replies: 37   Last Post: Mar 18, 2013 9:27 PM

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 bacle Posts: 838 From: nyc Registered: 6/6/10
Re: 0.9999.... = 1 means mathematics ends in contradiction
Posted: Feb 9, 2013 12:20 AM

> 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

> >
> >
> >
> >

> http://www.scribd.com/doc/40697621/Mathematics-Ends-in

> >
> >
> >
> > 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

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

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