Virgil
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Re: 0.9999... = 1 that means mathematics ends in contradiction
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Mar 12, 2013 11:27 PM


In article <d38b1ca649fc4239b8dffb075af75125@googlegroups.com>, spermatozon@yahoo.com wrote:
> a nonfinite number.9999...= a finite number 1.0000 > thus maths ends in contradition > fact is > .9999... is a nonfinite number > and 1.0000.. is a finite number
Both of them are merely numerals, which are names for numbers.
And in this case, different names for the same number. 

