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I'm sure the mathematical anomaly that .999 repeating equals 1 has been brought up, but I was wondering what you think of it. Why is this possible?
x=.999 (repeating)
therefore
10x=9.999 (repeating)
Subtract one x from the 10x
10x=9.999
- x=0.999
and you get
9x=9
divide both sides by 9
x=1
I was wondering if you could explain why this happens. Does it show a flaw in our math system? Or is it just a strange occurrence that should be overlooked? Or is it true?

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