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Topic: Almost infinite
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From: Germany
Registered: 8/6/10
Re: Almost infinite
Posted: Dec 17, 2012 2:07 AM
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On 17 Dez., 07:28, calvin <> wrote:
> Imagine counting all positive integers over
> a unit period of time, from zero to one, thusly:
> Count 1 at time 1/2, 2 at time 3/4, 3 at
> time 7/8, and so on, with each integer coming
> at half of the remaining time after the last
> integer counted.  As the time moves inexorably
> toward one, and becomes almost one, the number
> of integers counted becomes just as almost infinite.

For t<1 is valid, the number of integers counted is finite. So, almost
infinite = finite, right?


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