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Topic: My amateurview of math.
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Re: My amateurview of math.
Posted: Feb 2, 2013 10:35 PM
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On 3 Feb, 01:48, "" <>
> On Thursday, January 31, 2013 11:23:14 PM UTC-5, 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. Regarding infinity we
> > can not have a view of something where we do not have a full set
> > handwaving shouting infinity really do not help.
> > For me each natural must be a continuum fractions is just a way to
> > partition a discrete natural number.
> > When we partition a single discrete entity of the naturals one realise
> > that infinity is just the limit expressed.
> > The numberline is just a figment of imagination, where we imagine
> > discrete entities lined up.
> > We can take a cut anywhere to represent 7 so the set is a much better
> > analogy to magnitudes then the numberline.
> > Well just my few thoughts around numbers.
> Yes, being an amateur is tough. We feel your pain.

And i feel yours, you can not factor primeproducts, have a hard time
with the time complexity of TSP , and do not understand what numbers
are. You playing with imaginary entities in your equations that must
be real hard.

> PPJr.

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