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Re: In "square root of 1", should we say "minus 1" or "negative 1"?
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Dec 4, 2012 10:25 AM


Joe N says: "In fact it emphasizes the fact the rule is based on the signs alone."
Paul Tanner III says: This is not correct.
Who's talking about ring axioms other than you Paul? I could explain exactly what I mean above but I don't think you could follow because the things your own mind inserts into the proceedings keep getting in the way. That's not something I can correct. Read the Martinez book, maybe, show that you can follow it, then maybe we can discuss.
Cheers, Joe N



