In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com wrote:
> On Saturday, February 9, 2013 1:30:25 PM UTC-8, Virgil wrote: > > In article > > <firstname.lastname@example.org>, > > JT <email@example.com> wrote: > > > Is there always such a base for any N that we can write sqrt(N) > > > without approximation? Would it matter if we use NyaN or standard > > > bases. > > > > No and no! > > > > While sqrt(N) for nonsquare N, can be approximated in standard > > notations, I do not see that there can be any analog to digits to the > > right of a decimal point for your NyaN numbers. > > In base sqrt(n), n is expressed as 100.
But that was not the question asked. The question asked was "How in NYaN does one write sqrt(n)?" --