If you’re a math geek, you’ll love this. Hang onto your hat — and let this math whiz try to convince you — with 9,999 reasons — that that .999 repeating numeral is really one.
She makes a great argument. Do you agree?
Check in with comments below. Thanks to Vihart for this incredible, fast-paced and, our EIC Gina thinks, is an altogether convincing argument. She is running this by me — and her math whiz co-author Steve Wozniak of the biography, iWoz (WW Norton, 2005). Let us know what you think before Steve beats you to it. Good luck with that.
This is a challenge for aNewDomain.net readers. And all the non-math geeks among us.