Why is 0.999 = 1?

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why is 0.999... = 1?
it's contradict to our logic...
 

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chroot
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Please use the search function.

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HallsofIvy
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To YOUR logic, maybe. Do you have a problem with the same number being represented in two different ways? Do you have the same problem with 1/2= 2/4= 6/8, etc.? As chroot implied, this has been done to death. Search the threads for information.
 

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