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Originally Posted by Mr. Hui
I wonder what happens when you try to simplify 0.999... ?

Mr Hui,
I guess using the above method we would have
x= 0.9999; 10x = 9.9999
so 10x  x = 9.9999  0.9999
then 9x = 9
so x = 1
0.9999... is as near to 1 as makes no odds
What do you think?
Lisa Smith