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Topic: 0.9999.... = 1 means mathematics ends in contradiction
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Re: 0.9999.... = 1 means mathematics ends in contradiction
Posted: Feb 8, 2013 6:10 AM

On Thu, 7 Feb 2013 21:56:49 -0800 (PST), spermatozon@yahoo.com wrote:

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>0.9999... = 1 means mathematics ends in contradiction

0.99999 ..=1 means this

lim /n->+inf/ (1-1/10^n)=1
0.9=1-1/10
0.99=1-1/100
0.999=1-1/1000
etc
>
>simply
>0.9999.... is a non-finite number/
>1 is a finite number
>thus we have
>a finite number = non-finite number
>thus

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