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Re: Matheology § 238
Posted: Apr 10, 2013 10:34 AM
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On 10 Apr., 14:50, Dan <dan.ms.ch...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > That situation is better described as:
> > "Therefore we have a contradiction".

>
> We have a contradiction only if we believe with religious fervor that
> "it should" be on the list.


No, we can prove that for all n: (d_1, ..., d_n) is infinitely often
repeated in the sequence of all rational numbers - with mathematical
precision. What do you not understand with this result?

> > Your conclusion is wrong. Something is not in the list for some k and
> > for all n in the list:

>
> It always fascinating how one can manage to string up words together
> in sentences that are grammatically correct but don't hold a shred of
> meaning, semantically speaking .


Yes I know. Many set theorists do so when claiming that an irrational
number in decimal representation "is more" than all its finite initial
segments, since this "more" is required to argue that d "is more" than
all its digits d_n. Or do you think that
for all n: d_n
is more than
for all n: (d_1, d_2, d_3, ..., d_n)
namely
d_1, d_2, d_3, ... ?

If you tend to think so, remember that *for all* Cantor-arguments the
digit substitution a_nn --> d_n takes place at a finite index n. All
these substitutions belong to a finite initial segment of lines 1 to n
of the list, namely to the decimal representation of a terminating
decimal d_1, d_2, d_3, ..., d_n.

The "beyond" is not included in Cantor's argument. This easily
explained by the observation that *for all n* we have 1/n =/= 2/n, but
*n the limit* the inequality fails: lim 1/n = lim 2/n for n --> oo. So
even if the "limit beyond all finite n" is considered, Cantor is not
saved.

Regards, WM


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