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Right concept - wrong name
Authored by: avonterr on Oct 09, '02 02:38:51PM

It's not that 0.7 isn't "rational" in base-2, it's that it "doesn't have a finite base-2 expansion." As far as I know, there isn't a widely used one-name word for this category.



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