10 Dec '11 11:55

I can't even do high school maths, but this one always bothered me.

1/9 equals 0.11111111111111111 forever

2/9 equals 0.22222222222222222 forever

3/9 equals 0.33333333333333333 forever

...

9/9 must equal 0.9999999999999999 forever

But 9/9 equals 1 ! How is this so?

1/9 equals 0.11111111111111111 forever

2/9 equals 0.22222222222222222 forever

3/9 equals 0.33333333333333333 forever

...

9/9 must equal 0.9999999999999999 forever

But 9/9 equals 1 ! How is this so?