Virgil
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Re: Which naturals better?
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Feb 6, 2013 3:54 AM


In article <e3d5f8ff8474405c87a6967366c7cb64@14g2000vbr.googlegroups.com>, JT <jonas.thornvall@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 6 Feb, 06:16, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote: > > In article > > <05f802fa5def490dae316d2ed2e94...@k14g2000vbv.googlegroups.com>, > > > > JT <jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > I do not beleive in the numberline > > > it is just counted entities, but the basic distinction is that the 1's > > > forming my set do have magnitudes since they are cuts. Now try cut out > > > zero upon your numberline it has no magnitude > > > > Every true mathematician, at least from Rene de Carte onwards, has > > believed in a number line and a number plane and a number space. And all > > of the points on such a line, plane or space, regardless of any numbers > > associated with them, "have no magnitude". > >  > > It is a fact that 1/3+2/3=1 so natural numbers are *NOT* > dimensionless, and they do not lack magnitude.
Actually naturals are dimensionless, though it is true that all of them, other than 0, have magnitude. The re st of your nonsense I snipped. 

