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Topic: Matheology § 170
Replies: 41   Last Post: Dec 8, 2012 5:35 PM

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 mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de Posts: 18,076 Registered: 1/29/05
Re: Matheology § 170
Posted: Dec 8, 2012 3:56 AM

On 8 Dez., 09:47, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
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>  WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> > On 7 Dez., 22:35, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > > In article

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> > > WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
> > > > On 6 Dez., 21:29, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > > > > In article

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> > > > > WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
> > > > > > A unit lenght 1 times aleph_0 is what?
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> > > > > Nonsense!
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> > > > A unit times aleph_0 is aleph_0.
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> > > That presumes that Aleph_0 is amenable to some sort of multiplication
> > > and division.

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> > > A claim that requires proof, as Aleph_0 is not a member of any of the
> > > sets of numbers for which multiplication is defined, and is not a unit
> > > of measure, like yards or metres, that can be halved or doubled
> > > meaningfully.
> > > --

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> > Try to learn set theory, for instance here:
> >http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~mueckenh/GU/GU11.PPT#355,28,Folie28

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> For WM to think that I, or any other mathematician, would look to any
> publication because he endorses it, much less one that is apparently
> written by him, to learn anything about set theory in particular or
> mathematics in general, is a totally unwarranted exhibition of
> arrogance.

You could have learned that 1*aleph_0 = 2*aleph_0.
But obviously you do not like that in the present context. Therefore
you prefer to argue ad hominem.

Regards, WM