Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by NCTM or The Math Forum.

Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.

Topic: Bijection Between Complex Numbers and Real Numbers
Replies: 59   Last Post: Feb 24, 2012 7:12 AM

 Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
 jbriggs444@gmail.com Posts: 203 Registered: 2/6/09
Re: Bijection Between Complex Numbers and Real Numbers
Posted: Feb 24, 2012 6:49 AM

On Feb 24, 1:00 am, "Peter Webb" <r.peter.webb...@gmail.com> wrote:
> The explicit bijection between digit strings and real numbers gets
> you completely past the dual-representation problem.
> __________________________________________________
> I don't see how.

Right there. That is you being a stupid idiot.

If you have a bijection between the digit strings and the
real numbers then, by definition of bijection, you do
not have a single real number represented by two distinct
digit strings.

That takes you past the dual-representation problem.

> If you think I have said something incorrect in this thread, you
> should cut-and-paste it in context and we can discuss. Its almost certainly
> some lack of mathematical knowledge on your part.

Challenge met above. The lack is yours.

Date Subject Author
2/19/12 Michael Ejercito
2/19/12 William Elliot
2/19/12 Virgil
2/19/12 Butch Malahide
2/19/12 Virgil
2/19/12 Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz
2/20/12 David C. Ullrich
2/20/12 Virgil
2/20/12 David C. Ullrich
2/19/12 Pubkeybreaker
2/20/12 The Perturbator
2/19/12 Pubkeybreaker
2/19/12 Richard Tobin
2/19/12 Michael Ejercito
2/19/12 Kaba
2/19/12 Peter Webb
2/20/12 Kaba
2/20/12 Kaba
2/20/12 Tim Little
2/20/12 Richard Tobin
2/20/12 Peter Webb
2/19/12 Virgil
2/19/12 David R Tribble
2/19/12 Peter Webb
2/20/12 Michael Ejercito
2/20/12 jbriggs444@gmail.com
2/20/12 David Yen
2/20/12 David Yen
2/20/12 David Yen
2/20/12 Peter Webb
2/21/12 jbriggs444@gmail.com
2/21/12 Peter Webb
2/23/12 jbriggs444@gmail.com
2/24/12 Peter Webb
2/24/12 jbriggs444@gmail.com
2/24/12 Peter Webb
2/22/12 Tim Little
2/22/12 Peter Webb
2/20/12 Peter Webb
2/21/12 G. A. Edgar
2/21/12 Peter Webb
2/22/12 Tommy Jensen
2/23/12 Dan Cass
2/23/12 Tommy Jensen
2/21/12 David Yen
2/21/12 David Yen
2/21/12 David Yen
2/21/12 David Yen
2/21/12 David Yen
2/21/12 David Yen
2/22/12 Richard Tobin
2/22/12 David Yen
2/22/12 David Yen
2/22/12 Peter Webb
2/23/12 trj
2/23/12 David Yen
2/20/12 David Yen
2/20/12 David Yen
2/20/12 David Yen
2/20/12 David Yen