JT
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Re: 0.9999... = 1 that means mathematics ends in contradiction
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Mar 14, 2013 7:11 AM


On 14 mar, 03:04, 1treePetrifiedForestLane <Space...@hotmail.com> wrote: > you have to think in the spirit of "real numbers;" > for instance, you can use the "surreals" to do taht > > one, the categorical countingnumber  although > that is not the most cannonical representation of "one"  > is not the same as "the real, number, one, > to an infinite precision odometerlike cruncher, > 1.0000... > > that is, like, more than a googolplex of zeroes. > > thus: > nine should be easy for a quadric surface; supposedly, > that is generally the minimum number of points > to define a quadric surface; corresponds > to a 14deltahedron (convexity).
You just don't get it do you.

