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 September 8th, 2018, 06:56 PM #1 Newbie   Joined: Apr 2014 From: Edmonton Posts: 11 Thanks: 0 One over zero, It can be done! Try this in a calculator that can get it done: (0/1) / (1/0) = 0 I got that in mine!
September 8th, 2018, 06:58 PM   #2
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 Originally Posted by Pegleggedninja Try this in a calculator that can get it done: (0/1) / (1/0) = 0 I got that in mine!
Pretty cool. What calculator are you using?

-Dan

 September 8th, 2018, 06:59 PM #3 Newbie   Joined: Apr 2014 From: Edmonton Posts: 11 Thanks: 0 math lab for android
 September 8th, 2018, 07:01 PM #4 Newbie   Joined: Apr 2014 From: Edmonton Posts: 11 Thanks: 0 also works in ncalc+ for android
 September 9th, 2018, 05:43 AM #5 Math Team   Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 14,597 Thanks: 1038 Thanks from topsquark
 September 9th, 2018, 07:39 AM #6 Senior Member   Joined: Sep 2016 From: USA Posts: 649 Thanks: 414 Math Focus: Dynamical systems, analytic function theory, numerics This is related to 2 very well known theorems. 1. If $\frac{1}{0}$ is well defined, then $\frac{\frac{0}{1}}{\frac{1}{0}} = 0$. 2. If $\frac{1}{\text{jar jar binks}}$ is well defined, then $\frac{\frac{0}{1}}{\frac{1}{\text{jar jar binks}}} = \text{jar jar binks}$.
 September 9th, 2018, 08:25 AM #7 Math Team   Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 14,597 Thanks: 1038 "1 / Oilcan Harry" is used in Canada..."O"ilcan Thanks from SDK
September 9th, 2018, 08:46 AM   #8
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 Originally Posted by Denis
Ouch! I know Mathematica isn't perfect but that's going a bit far.

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September 9th, 2018, 09:10 AM   #9
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 Originally Posted by topsquark Ouch! I know Mathematica isn't perfect but that's going a bit far. -Dan
Send them a letter of pr"O"test

 September 9th, 2018, 10:24 AM #10 Math Team   Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 14,597 Thanks: 1038 Shouldn't "from" be NaharlagUn ? Thanks from greg1313

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