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Topic: 1=0.999...
Replies: 76   Last Post: Apr 4, 2000 10:48 PM

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 Petar Bukvic Posts: 5 Registered: 12/12/04
Re: Proof, 0.999999.....=1
Posted: Feb 23, 2000 9:37 PM

>
> Well I don't know about the infinity minus infinity, but why not this

(it's a lot
> easier):
>
> 1. x = 0.999...
> 2. 10x = 9.999...
> 3. 10x-x = 9.999... - 0.999...
> 4. 9x = 9
> 5. x = 9/9
> 6. x = 1
> 7. 1 = 0.999...
>
> Eric

Or 1=(1/3)*3=0.333...*3=0.999999

rope

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