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Thread: ENOUGH! (was: "Re: [OT]: Brain Burp Rounding??")
face picon face BY : Bill Westfield email (remove spam text)

What about the math proof someone posted a while ago...

x = .999...
10*x = 9.999...
9*x = 10*x - x   (the infinite .9999 cleanly subtract from one another -->)
9*x = 9.999... - .999... = 9.0
x = 1

No divisions by zero or other math-destroying magic required...


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