# 1 = .99 repeating? check this equation?

is this equation right?

x = .99 (repeating)

10x = 9.9

10x-x= 9.99(repeating) - .99(repeating)

9x=9

1 = .99 (repeating)

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- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Yes. This is a very well known result.

You can see how popular this is by doing a quick Google search:

http://www.google.com/#hl=en&source=hp&q=1+%3D+0.9...

I hope this helps!

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