Even if it's been decades since you've thought about math, you definitely remember this rule: You can't divide by zero. It's impossible. But did you ever stop to wonder why it's so impossible? After all, if I divide a pizza by nothing, I still get a pizza. It turns out that when you divide a number by zero, you do get an answer — it's just not a very useful answer.

## Breaking All the Rules

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## Put a Sphere on It

Written by
Ashley Hamer
April 8, 2019

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