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 JT Posts: 1,434 Registered: 4/7/12
Re: JS coding
Posted: Feb 23, 2013 8:32 AM
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On 23 Feb, 08:46, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
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>  JT <jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote:

> > On 11 Feb, 00:17, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > > In article
> > > <61208bd6-9348-44cd-98e6-14e4c7681...@hl5g2000vbb.googlegroups.com>,

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> > > JT<jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > Below ternary fractions in NyaN
> > > > Paragraphs for empty preceding
> > > > entrys to keep track of multiple * bas (Ternary=1,3,9,27,81....)

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> > > > Fractions = NyaN ternary fraction
> > > > 1/3 = .1
> > > > 2/3 = .2
> > > > 1/9 = .(1)1
> > > > 2/9 = .(1)2
> > > > 1/27 = .(2)1
> > > > 2/27 = .(2)2
> > > > 1/81 = .(3)1
> > > > 2/81 = .(3)2 ...

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> > > Since 0's in standard notation are merely placeholders, you still
> > > apparently need placeholders.

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> > > HOW IS 1/81 = .(3)3 BETTER THAN 1/81 =.0001 in base 3?
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> > No there is no placeholders needed for the naturals because they are
> > discrete incremental entities

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> In decimal notation, 10 and 100 and 1000, and so forth all require
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> > \ the fractions though are parts of the
> > continuum and expressed as part of one whole. This does not mean there
> > is really any numerical value to the preceding zeros as you as well
> > could write it as 10^-3 or A^-3.

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> And how is writing 5*10^-3 any less placeholder dependent that 0.005?
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> In one way or another, the existenceof places holding 0's must be noted.
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Any part of one whole like decimal numbers, can not only in decimal
base but in anybase be expressed as a fraction without the use of any
zero.

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