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Re: Matheology § 154: Consistency Proof!
Posted: Nov 23, 2012 2:37 PM
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On 23 Nov., 19:51, William Hughes <wpihug...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Nov 23, 2:23 pm, WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
>

> > On 23 Nov., 19:12, William Hughes <wpihug...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > It's still Piffle to say
>
> > >      Analysis infers from the limit the number of required digits
>
> > It is obvious that you don't like analysis. Try to understand the
> > function called logarithm with base 10. The number of digits is [lgx]
> > + 1.

>
> Saying oo has an infinite number of digits is nonsense


It is not nonsense since set theory has "improved" analysis.

> (even though saying log_10(oo)+1 = oo is not nonsense).

Correct.
And moreover we know that [lgx] + 1 gives the number of digits of x.
Limit[n-->oo] SUM[k=0 to n] a_k*10^k = oo.
The set { a_k | k in |N } has cardinality aleph_0.

> Your claim that oo requires digits is Piffle.

I do not say that oo requires digits. But oo can be expressed by
digits. And to say that there are aleph_0 digits required is not
nonsense as long as there are people who believe in the existence of
infinitely many elements of |N.

But may you believe it or not: Can you imagine to admit a
contradiction of set theory and mathematics, if it could be proven
that analysis shows the existence of infinitely many digits left to
the point in the limit of my sequence?

Regards, WM


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