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William Hughes

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Re: Matheology § 154: Consistency Proof!
Posted: Nov 21, 2012 10:54 AM
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On Nov 21, 11:37 am, WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
> On 21 Nov., 16:24, William Hughes <wpihug...@gmail.com> wrote:
>

> > Your basic problem remains.   You continue to talk
> > about "the" limit as if there was only one.

>
> The real sequence has a limit. And if you dislike infinity as an
> improper limit, then take the reciprocals. They have *the* limit 0.


Correct. Note that this limit is a real number.

> This sequence is independent of anything else but its terms or its
> definition.
>



> Set theory shows that *this sequence* has a limit without indices on

You do not define *this sequence*. If you mean the sequence of real
numbers you are incorrect. Set theory does say that there is
a limit of the set of digits to the left of the decimal place.
This limit is a set.

> the left hand side, and hence has another limit (< 1) or no limit.

The limit is {}. {} is not a real number. {} does not have a
reciprocal

Two different limits which are not the same. No reason for them
to be the same. No contradiction.



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11/18/12
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11/18/12
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11/19/12
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11/19/12
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Vurgil
11/19/12
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11/19/12
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William Hughes
11/19/12
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11/19/12
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11/20/12
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11/20/12
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11/21/12
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William Hughes
11/21/12
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William Hughes
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William Hughes
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William Hughes
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11/22/12
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11/22/12
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11/22/12
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11/22/12
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11/22/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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William Hughes
11/23/12
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11/23/12
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William Hughes
11/23/12
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William Hughes
11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/24/12
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11/25/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/23/12
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11/22/12
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11/21/12
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11/21/12
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11/21/12
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11/21/12
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11/21/12
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11/22/12
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