JohnF
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Re: My amateurview of math.
Posted:
Feb 1, 2013 4:50 AM


William Elliot <marsh@panix.com> wrote: > On Thu, 31 Jan 2013, JT wrote: > >> To me it seem that the naturals are discrete in nature >> and that zero really not a natural number or even a number. > > Nay, on the contrary, it's an even number. > Or, if the op doesn't like zero, let him axiomatize any kind of number system he likes, any way he likes, and see what sorts of theorems emerge from that.  John Forkosh ( mailto: j@f.com where j=john and f=forkosh )

