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Topic: Matheology § 198
Replies: 40   Last Post: Jan 26, 2013 6:54 PM

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 Virgil Posts: 8,833 Registered: 1/6/11
Re: Matheology � 198
Posted: Jan 25, 2013 3:01 AM

In article
WM <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> On 25 Jan., 01:04, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > In article
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >  WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> > > On 24 Jan., 21:25, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > > > In article

> >
> > > > WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
> > > > > On 24 Jan., 09:32, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > > > > > In article
> > > > > > <395bea71-7f73-49dc-94d0-5a422088d...@z8g2000yqo.googlegroups.com>,

> >
> > > > > > WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:
> > > > > > > The following is copied from Mathematics StackExchange and
> > > > > > > MathOverflow. Small wonder that the sources have been deleted
> > > > > > > already.

> >
> > > > > > > How can we distinguish between that infinite Binary Tree that
> > > > > > > contains
> > > > > > > only all finite initial segments of the infinite paths and that
> > > > > > > complete infinite Binary Tree that in addition also contains all
> > > > > > > infinite paths?

> >
> > > > > > WM also distinguishes between the union of all finite initial
> > > > > > segments
> > > > > > of |N and |N itself,

> >
> > > > > Is the set of all terminating decimal expansions of real numbers of
> > > > > the unit interval not a set?

> >
> > > > It is not a set in WMytheology, according to WM's prior posts.
> >
> > > Of course in my system there are no complete infinite sets. Here I ask
> > > a set theorist.

> >
> > Then why does WM keep talking about them if they do not even exist in
> > his world of WMYTHEOLOGY?

>
> Simply in order to show that they do not exist anywhere.

They exist in a lot of places outside of WMytheology and a good deal of
very useful and interesting mathematics would not be possible without
them.

> talking about a fraction sqrt(5).
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