# Is 1 greater than 0.9 (recurring)? [duplicate]

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Does .99999… = 1?

Help solve an argument: is 1 greater than 0.9 (recurring)?

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## marked as duplicate by Qiaochu Yuan, Chandru1, Aryabhata, Jonas Meyer, Robin ChapmanNov 12 '10 at 18:05

$1 - 0.9 = 0.1 > 0$. You're welcome.