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Topic: Matheology § 258
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Virgil

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Re: Matheology � 258
Posted: Apr 25, 2013 3:34 PM
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On 4/25/2013 3:53 AM, WM wrote:
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> Nobody can read, write or use an infinite string.
> Real numbers are represented by *finite names* that allow to
> *calculate a rational approximation up to any desired digit*.


How do such finite names as "pi", "e", "sqrt(2)". etc.,
"allow to calculate a rational approximation up to any desired digit"?
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