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Feb2-12, 11:10 AM
This might be a silly question but can anyone tell me with certainty if it is possible to convert a transcendental number into a terminating decimal by base changing?
If that is possible that is insanely awesome.
 Sorry that was completely not what I was wondering. I meant this:
Does an integer based number system exist, wherein some transcendental number when converted into this number system is a finite number.
I think I worded it ok that time.
All numbers are finite. Any repeating pattern of digits no matter what the base will give you a rational number.