
Re: 0.9999.... = 1 means mathematics ends in contradiction
Posted:
Feb 14, 2013 8:16 AM


On Thu, 7 Feb 2013 21:56:49 0800 (PST), spermatozon@yahoo.com wrote:
Responding to your catch phrase:
>mathematics ends in contradiction
So what?
Mathematics can be useful up to the point of contradiction.
Why does it matter whether "all roads lead to Rome" if I am going to Naples?
Why do you demand mathematics to be useful in areas where it is not intended to be valid?
What color is the number 2?
Should we not use mathematics for anything because mathematics fails to be useful as paint?

