.9999...Repeating exactly equals 1

Mhykiel

I am confident as well as many mathematicians that .9 repeating is equal to 1. Not an estimation but an equivalency.For characters sake I define .99... (with an ellipse) or .9¯ or as being .9 repeating....

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Zero point nine repeating is equal to one

Enji

Resolution: Zero point nine repeating (0.9r) is equal to oneBurden of Proof: Burden of proof is on Pro. Pro must prove that 0.9r = 1 and Con must disprove Pro's arguments. Voting: This is a maths debate and the resolution is true or false; the "Select Winner" point system will be used on this debate.Additional notes: The real number system will be used in this debate. The first roun...

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The New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression

1Historygenius

DebateIn this debate, I will be arguing that President Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal prolonged the Great Depression while my opponent will argue that it contributed to the end of it.RulesRound 1 acceptance only. No trolling or smenatics.

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Israel should stop killing innocent people in Palestine

mori

No matter what, killing is wrong. Giving all the reasons like Religion, Politics... all wrong....

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The earth is hundreds of years old

Benshapiro

This will be a great, quick debate. Some history and info on debating: See also: Discourse For discussion in Wikipedia, see Wikipedia:Talk page. "Debates" redirects here. For the United States presidential election debates, see United States presidential election debates and United States presidential election debates, 2012. For the American band, see Debate Team (band). This page has some issues A Debate among Scholars Razmnama illustration Debate is contention in argument; dispute,...

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English as the only official language in the world.

nnikolov30

This is a wonderful site, very interesting and keeping you occupied, so after reading a couple of debates, I wanted to start my own and I decided the topic of the debate should refer to my favorite daily topic and hobby - languages.What I would like to stand up for as an argument is that in a near future, the English language should be the only official language in the world. By that, I mean there should be a law in all countries that should say that everybody should

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This house would support streaming in high schools

enchantedpanini

Streaming in high schools is often quick to provoke prejudice from students and teachers alike. It has been proven that students, if placed in a lower stream, can start to suffer academically. A test was held where a group of students with mixed academic ability were split randomly into groups. Some were told that they were in higher classes and others were told that they were in a bottom class. Though these students were split randomly, what they had been told slowly became true; those who were...

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Rap Battle Tourney Round 1: MassiveDump vs. Rational_Thinker9119

MassiveDump

Welcome to Round 1 of TUF's DDO member themed Rap Battle Tourney! In this rap battle, both of have picked a DDO member to impersonate, and will battle as that DDO member.Judging should be based on:

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Free will and determinism can both be true at the same time

hightreason

First round is for acceptance.I will argue that the free will vs determinism debate is pointless because they are mutually compatible. I will not attempt to argue that either one is indeed true.My opponent will argue that if one is true, the other cannot be true. My opponent need not argue that either one is indeed true.No sources are allowed. This will be a debate of pure logic and reasoning with no appeals to authority....

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Man rapes 14 month old daughter. He should be put to death

JJ.Birkey

In Missouri, a man rapes his 14 month old daughter, while the girlfriend watches. He killed the little girl by strangulation, the force of the impact would have killed her. The man is charged with first degree murder, the woman charged with second degree, sentence is undermined. Death Penalty should be used for this because the man took away the innocence of the this little girl, let alone for the murder. Yes, it is immoral, but so is the actions of this man and woman, they together, murdered th...

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