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Re: The only difference between 0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n and 0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n + ... is the ELLIPSIS.
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Oct 6, 2017 7:24 PM


Yes bird brain John Gabriel, sure "S=Lim S", because the missig of one ellipse? Thats very interesting.
Your blunder is that you don't write, since the form has a parameter n, it stands for a multitude of expressions:
S(n) = 0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n
You can only take the limit of the above form. The below form is already a limit:
S = 0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n + ...
So what we have is:
S = lim n>oo S(n)
Its very interesting how a mature human being can make a fool out of himself, year after year, even
more idiotic than this banana, maybe see a doctor?
Banana Song (I'm A Banana) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LH5ay10RTGY
Am Samstag, 7. Oktober 2017 00:22:20 UTC+2 schrieb John Gabriel: > The only difference between 0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n and 0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n + ... is the ELLIPSIS. > > A series is defined by its nth partial sum. > > S=0.3+0.03+...+ 3/10^n + ... > Lim S = 1/3 > > S = Lim S. > > Q.e.d. > > Comments are unwelcome and will be ignored. > > Posted on this newsgroup in the interests of public education and to eradicate ignorance and stupidity from mainstream mythmatics. > > gilstrang@gmail.com (MIT) > huizenga@psu.edu (HARVARD) > andersk@mit.edu (MIT) > david.ullrich@math.okstate.edu (David Ullrich) > djoyce@clarku.edu > markcc@gmail.com



