# :/ Does very divide by 0 = infinity and beyond?

3.14 divide by 0= UNDEFINED/INFINTY If you want to also see 1/0 use this link below: https://brilliant.org/discussions/thread/googles-answer-to-frac10/?ref_id=1583799

Any number divide by 0 = infinity how come?

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Because 0 does have a value but it is so small and it is probably a never ending decimal like pi and scientifically and mathematically when something is devised by zero it is technically being devised by that minute never ending decimal thus you get infinity but for simplicity’s sake it is defined as zero

- 1 month ago

Yup. Well, I don't think there's much point helping him understand...

- 1 month ago

:/ I know it equal undefined.

- 1 month ago

i deleted my other comment. this also deleted your answer.
you have no acces to the answer that i deleted.
like i have no access to my post that someone else has deleted.
so no, i cannot copy it again, bcs i did not make a copy before i posted it.

- 1 month ago

you refered to another post, where a video is mentioned: Problems with Zero - Numberphile
have you seen that video?
if you have concrete questions, i can try to answer them.

- 1 month ago

I appreciate the fact that you are handling this with great maturity, by pointing him to good resources. I doubt he will see the video (let alone understand it), however, time will tell.

- 1 month ago

Yes I saw the video.

- 3 weeks, 1 day ago

i'm glad to hear that. they explain quite detailed the problem of dividing by zero. if you still have questions i can try to help finding the answer.

- 3 weeks, 1 day ago

ok very good :D

- 3 weeks, 1 day ago

Yes I saw this video thx.

- 3 weeks, 1 day ago

That's not what you said earlier. And to suit your convenience, you deleted your comment saying it should equal to zero 🤣

- 1 month ago

??? I did not delete it, I was offline for almost a week, and I edit it because I forgot to put ----it shouldn't equal 0.

- 3 weeks, 1 day ago