Actually, in mathematics the division by zero is meaningless.
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Ebrahiem Eladdad
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3 years, 6 months ago

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0*infinity is one of the indeterminate forms in mathematics
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Snehdeep Arora
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3 years, 6 months ago

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infinity is undetermined quantity
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Advitiya Brijesh
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which equals to 0/0 it's indeterminate form mean does'nt exist
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Narender Palugula
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2 years, 1 month ago

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You can't simply convert x/0 = inf into x = 0 * inf :

When you turn a/b = c into a = b * c you're actually multiplying both sides by b . See what happens if you attempt to do so when b = 0 :

a/0 = c <=> 0 * a/0 = 0 * c <=> a * 0/0 = 0 * c

Given that 0/0 is undefined, you can't get from a * 0/0 = 0 * c to a = 0 * c , as that would be assuming 0/0 = 1 .
Here's what happens in your situation:

x * 0/0 , or simply 0/0 , is undefined, and so is 0 * inf , so nothing can be done here.
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any number if it is brought to the form '0/0' or ;Infinity/Infinity' is indeterminate. so 0xInfinity =0/0 (since' Infinity =1/0') is also indeterminate(dosn't exist.
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Narender Palugula
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In chapter limits 0 \times ∞ is an indeterminate quantity......i.e. the value cannot be determined.if we'll try to check lets consider a number is very very small infact tending to '0', when is multiplied with an infinite quantity can give a meaningless number since we do not know the exact vale of '∞ ' .

And whenever we multiply 0 with a finite quantity then the answer is zero,not when we multiply it with ∞
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well, i think it doesn't work like that, since every number divided by zero is infinite, then infinity multipled by zero should be undefinited, just like zero divided by zero, cause it has so many answers, sorry for my bad english
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Robby Julian
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@Robby Julian
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Why doesn't it work like that?
Infinity is some number right, so zero multiplied by anything is zero right?
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Aditya Parson
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@Aditya Parson
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infinity is not a number! because it's value is not fixed ..it's value is not defined
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Snehdeep Arora
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@Aditya Parson
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Yes,infinity is a concept not a defined number..Assuming it is will lead to specious results like the one above.
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3 years, 6 months ago

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TopNewestActually, in mathematics the division by zero is meaningless. – Ebrahiem Eladdad · 3 years, 6 months ago

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0*infinity is one of the indeterminate forms in mathematics – Snehdeep Arora · 3 years, 6 months ago

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infinity is undetermined quantity – Advitiya Brijesh · 3 years, 6 months ago

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which equals to 0/0 it's indeterminate form mean does'nt exist – Narender Palugula · 2 years, 1 month ago

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You can't simply convert x/0 = inf into x = 0 * inf :

When you turn a/b = c into a = b * c you're actually multiplying both sides by b . See what happens if you attempt to do so when b = 0 :

a/0 = c <=> 0 * a/0 = 0 * c <=> a * 0/0 = 0 * c

Given that 0/0 is undefined, you can't get from a * 0/0 = 0 * c to a = 0 * c , as that would be assuming 0/0 = 1 . Here's what happens in your situation:

x/0 = inf <=> 0 * x/0 = 0 * inf <=> x * 0/0 = 0 * inf

x * 0/0 , or simply 0/0 , is undefined, and so is 0 * inf , so nothing can be done here. – Anonymous Person · 2 years, 1 month ago

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any number if it is brought to the form '0/0' or ;Infinity/Infinity' is indeterminate. so 0xInfinity =0/0 (since' Infinity =1/0') is also indeterminate(dosn't exist. – Narender Palugula · 3 years, 6 months ago

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In chapter limits 0 \times ∞ is an indeterminate quantity......i.e. the value cannot be determined.if we'll try to check lets consider a number is very very small infact tending to '0', when is multiplied with an infinite quantity can give a meaningless number since we do not know the exact vale of '∞ ' .

And whenever we multiply 0 with a finite quantity then the answer is zero,not when we multiply it with ∞ – Riya Gupta · 3 years, 6 months ago

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well, i think it doesn't work like that, since every number divided by zero is infinite, then infinity multipled by zero should be undefinited, just like zero divided by zero, cause it has so many answers, sorry for my bad english – Robby Julian · 3 years, 6 months ago

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– Aditya Parson · 3 years, 6 months ago

Why doesn't it work like that? Infinity is some number right, so zero multiplied by anything is zero right?Log in to reply

– Snehdeep Arora · 3 years, 6 months ago

infinity is not a number! because it's value is not fixed ..it's value is not definedLog in to reply

– Thaddeus Abiy · 3 years, 6 months ago

Yes,infinity is a concept not a defined number..Assuming it is will lead to specious results like the one above.Log in to reply

– Tan Li Xuan · 3 years, 6 months ago

infinity is not a numberLog in to reply