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# Rounding infinite decimals Watch

1. 1.4999...=1.5

What is 1.4999... rounded to the nearest integer?
2. (Original post by j.alexanderh)
1.4999...=1.5

What is 1.4999... rounded to the nearest integer?
2.
3. I'm pretty sure it's 1 since it's still under 1.5, since 1.49R is 0.50R1 away from 2 and 0.49R from 1.

0.50R1 > 0.49R
4. (Original post by Brecon)
I'm pretty sure it's 1 since it's still under 1.5, since 1.49R is 0.50R1 away from 2 and 0.49R from 1.

0.50R1 > 0.49R
Nah, 1.49999... is equal to 1.5, and hence rounded is 2.
5. (Original post by Brecon)
0.50R1

Think very carefully about this. How can you have any digits at all after infinitely many zeros?

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