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Is It Possible To Count To Infinity?

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Posted October 9, 2011 at 4:00 PM via web

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Is It Possible To Count To Infinity?

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Posted October 10, 2011 at 4:00 PM (Answer #1)

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No. Any number that can be reached by counting or by representation of a number, even followed by billions of zeros, is a finite number. Infinite numbers are defined as being unbounded, or without limit.

Source: Motz, Lloyd, and Jefferson Hane Weaver. Conquering Mathematics, p. 17.

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nisarg | Student, Kindergarten | Valedictorian

Posted June 19, 2014 at 7:04 PM (Answer #2)

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no because infinity in the definition is endless. So you cannot count to infinity even if you live infinitely because both the numbers and your life would be endless

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crystaltu001 | Student, Grade 10 | Valedictorian

Posted July 2, 2014 at 9:23 AM (Answer #3)

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Infinity is endless you counting to infinity  would be impossible to do.

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ik9744 | TA , Grade 9 | Valedictorian

Posted July 4, 2014 at 2:26 AM (Answer #4)

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No, the number infinity is endless. Even if you count till you die.

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atyourservice | Student, Grade 10 | Valedictorian

Posted August 15, 2014 at 6:21 PM (Answer #5)

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No because infinite means never ending, therefore you cant count to infinite.

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taangerine | Student, Grade 11 | Valedictorian

Posted August 15, 2014 at 9:54 PM (Answer #6)

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It is not possible to count infinite because the number is endless and goes on. 

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