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**BariMutation** I just got done with my calc III final, and this concept has always been somewhat of a ghost to me. I understand the concept of infinity; it's not a number so much as it is an action. That is, a function can't equal infinity, but it certainly can approach it - the action of the function. Now, after reading a recent post about limits, it got me thinking...

Is it really mathematically true to say 1/infinity = 0? Yes, I know we accept it to be 0 when we're dealing with limits, integrals, and infinite number series, but is that an actually true equality? It just seems as if we're comparing a verb to a noun, if you know what I mean.