A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
Colcaps
 3 years ago
Infinite/Infinite=?
Colcaps
 3 years ago
Infinite/Infinite=?

This Question is Closed

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4infinity is not a number, so you are basically asking "what is purple/purple ?"

chandhuru
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0u cant define an infinity... so infinite/ infinite cant be defined....

Colcaps
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0purple and purple is probably equal to a darker purple

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4I don't know about that, I've never tried to divide purple ;)

Colcaps
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i just wanna see all of your thoughts on this problem

DarkSpark
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0infinite is not a rational number so cannot be divided.

muhammad9t5
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats undefined just like 1/0

experimentX
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2dw:1349360636661:dw now if you allow this whole number system will collapse. These are called indeterminate forms and you do your best to avoid these things. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indeterminate_form

03453660
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its an undefine case because any number divide by infinity = zero and infinity divide by any number is = infinity so here you cannot consider any of these case separetly so its undefine case

muhammad9t5
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you have given limx>infinity then 1/infinity=0

Colcaps
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0undefined?? but is it possible to solve?

muhammad9t5
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nope not possible but can be in limits.

NamesROvRated
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0L'HOPITAL'S RULE!!!!!

muhammad9t5
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes thats in limits.

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4L'hospital is only for limits of functions there is no function in infty/infty

experimentX
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yeah there are few cases where you can solve this kind of stuff ... but you better come up with problems where you encounter it ... it would be concrete.

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4to show you the problem with your idea\[{\infty\over\infty}={\infty+1\over\infty}={\infty^2\over\infty}\]now, are they any different?

NamesROvRated
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what chapter of your text are you in? is this for limits or improper integrals? or something else?

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4how could they all have the same solution, and if so what would it be?

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4If you want to go really deep down the rabbit hole, learn about hyperreal numbers http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyperreal_number

Colcaps
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Im studying trigonometry, i dont know what that limits mean and i just recently researched that L'Hospital rule i didnt even understand a thing 8I

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4or Cantor's set theory

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4forget l'hospital, you'll get there when you take calculus

A.Avinash_Goutham
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i wonder if "/" is defined for so called infinity........... infi is representation of a v.large number.........it doesnt say how large and if it is defined.....say it somethin like a v.l num/ a v.l deno so denom can be <= num so it can be anythin so........the qn is not complete...... :P r is it's jus a troll

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4maybe, but l'hospital involves taking the derivative, and derivatives are a part of calc, not precalc sometimes they try to throw it into precalc it is hard to understand l'hospital without understanding the derivative

Colcaps
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0limits are in pre calculus but i havent encountered that hospital rule

Colcaps
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im closing this question thatbks guys

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4welcome always fun to talk about infity :)

TuringTest
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4even if I can't spell it :P
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.