Brain Burp Rounding??
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From: "Jinx" <CLEAR.NET.NZ> joecolquitt
To: <MITVMA.MIT.EDU> PICLIST
Sent: Saturday, June 02, 2001 10:42 PM
Subject: Re: [OT]: Brain Burp Rounding??
> > .1 repeating (binary) is the same as the infinite series:
> > 1/2 + 1/4 + 1/8 + 1/16 + ...
> > Which again, after summing an infinite number of terms, comes to
> > exactly 1.
> Wouldn't it come infinitely close to 1 ?
Not after an _infinite_ number of terms.
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