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Topic: What does this problem mean?
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nilefan

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What does this problem mean?
Posted: Jan 30, 2013 2:19 PM
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"If |P| < infinity, then its elements can be ordered xsub1,...,xsubn so that if xsubi < xsubj, then i<j

Estimate the growth (with n) of the number of such orderings. Call such admissible."

I think P is supposed to be a poset. Other than that I am not sure what the question is asking. Any help appreciated.


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