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 March 18th, 2015, 06:08 AM #11 Senior Member   Joined: Mar 2015 From: England Posts: 201 Thanks: 5 1-10oo 0.000000...1 Infinity: Forever Fraction: Part of something I'm not really good with all the technical names. Last edited by skipjack; March 22nd, 2015 at 06:52 PM. Reason: Hope this helps
 March 18th, 2015, 06:20 AM #12 Global Moderator     Joined: Nov 2006 From: UTC -5 Posts: 16,046 Thanks: 938 Math Focus: Number theory, computational mathematics, combinatorics, FOM, symbolic logic, TCS, algorithms Sorry, your attachment failed and so did your attempt to explain what you meant.
 March 18th, 2015, 07:05 AM #13 Senior Member   Joined: Mar 2015 From: England Posts: 201 Thanks: 5 https://lemonman103.wordpress.com/20.../infinitithes/ I just uploaded this picture to my blog. Infinitithes. Start at the end, end at the start.
 March 18th, 2015, 08:30 AM #14 Global Moderator     Joined: Nov 2006 From: UTC -5 Posts: 16,046 Thanks: 938 Math Focus: Number theory, computational mathematics, combinatorics, FOM, symbolic logic, TCS, algorithms You write "From 0 to 1. Start at the end, end at the start, 1 Infinitithe to 0.9 recurring." and have in image of $$1^{10^{-\infty}}.$$ Note that $10^{-\infty}=\lim_{x\to-\infty}10^x=0$ and so $$1^{10^{-\infty}}=1^0=1.$$ Your, ah, poetry doesn't mean anything to me. You haven't defined "Infinitithe" and I'm beginning to doubt your ability to define it.
 March 20th, 2015, 04:14 AM #15 Senior Member   Joined: Mar 2015 From: England Posts: 201 Thanks: 5 Let's forget about the e on the end. Prefix: Infini Cardinal: Infinitith Measurement: Infinimetre Time: Infinisecond Number: Infinity
 March 20th, 2015, 05:04 AM #16 Math Team   Joined: Dec 2013 From: Colombia Posts: 7,681 Thanks: 2659 Math Focus: Mainly analysis and algebra Infinity is not a number, so an infinitieth doesn't exist in the way that a thousandth ($1 \over 1000$) or a fiftieth ($1 \over 50$) exist. In standard Real Analysis the syntax $x=\infty$ is shorthand for a process whereby we study what happens to an expression in $x$ when we allow $x$ to grow without bound. Thus $${1 \over \infty} = \lim_{x \to \infty} {1 \over x}$$ The right hand side has a precise mathematical meaning, but to paraphrase it is "the number that $1 \over x$ gets arbitrarily close to as $x$ gets larger and larger". There is a fairly large body of theory behind this definition covering things like whether there is a unique number that $1 \over x$ nears. However, what we can say is that $$\lim_{x \to \infty} {1 \over x} = 0$$ Last edited by v8archie; March 20th, 2015 at 05:08 AM.
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 Originally Posted by HawkI Prefix: Infini Cardinal: Infinitith Measurement: Infinimetre Time: Infinisecond Number: Infinity
This isn't a definition, just a list of conjugated forms.

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 Originally Posted by HawkI Let's forget about the e on the end. Prefix: Infini Cardinal: Infinitith Measurement: Infinimetre Time: Infinisecond Number: Infinity
I see that you are from England, so these are not "mis-translations" from some other language, but I don't recognize any of these words (except "infinity", but I don't understand your use of it here). Are you getting these words from some book or math paper or are these your own invention?

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 March 21st, 2015, 06:24 AM #19 Senior Member   Joined: Mar 2015 From: England Posts: 201 Thanks: 5 These words are as far as I'm aware my own invention. Perhaps this will help. 10 Ininitiths = 1 Atto
 March 21st, 2015, 06:55 AM #20 Math Team   Joined: Dec 2013 From: Colombia Posts: 7,681 Thanks: 2659 Math Focus: Mainly analysis and algebra If that's the case, it has nothing to do with infinity. The Wikipedia page shows exactly how large it is. I think you are just making random stuff up. There's certainly more linguistics than mathematics to this idea thus far.

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