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Topic: Re: infinity
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Re: infinity
Posted: Oct 6, 2017 1:38 AM
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Den torsdag 5 oktober 2017 kl. 22:03:06 UTC+2 skrev
> On Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 6:28:10 AM UTC-7, Peter Percival wrote:
> > Doctor Allan wrote:
> > > does infinity exists and if so how can i prove it by math ?
> >
> > Usually by an axiom that claims that a set, let's call it "X", exists
> > and a definition that says "in infinite set is one that...". And it
> > turns out that X satisfies that definition.
> >
> > --
> > Do, as a concession to my poor wits, Lord Darlington, just explain
> > to me what you really mean.
> > I think I had better not, Duchess. Nowadays to be intelligible is
> > to be found out. -- Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan

> If we calculate forever we never reach infinity... only
> some increasing largest quantity.

And how is that remotely relevant?

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