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Matheology S 224
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Apr 21, 2013 6:53 PM




Re: Matheology S 224
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Apr 20, 2013 11:10 AM


On 20/04/2013 4:47 AM, Frederick Williams wrote: > Alan Smaill wrote: >> >> Frederick Williams <freddywilliams@btinternet.com> writes: >> >>> Nam Nguyen wrote: >>>> >>>> On 19/04/2013 5:55 AM, Frederick Williams wrote: >>>>> Nam Nguyen wrote: >>>>>> >>>>>> On 18/04/2013 7:19 AM, Frederick Williams wrote: >>> >>>> >>>>> >>>>>>> Also, as I remarked elsewhere, "x e S' /\ Ay[ y e S' > y e S]" doesn't >>>>>>> express "x is in a nonempty subset of S". >>>>>> >>>>>> Why? >>>>> >>>>> It says that x is in S' and S' is a subset of S. >>>> >>>> How does that contradict that it would express "x is in a nonempty >>>> subset of S", in this context where we'd borrow the expressibility >>>> of L(ZF) as much as we could, as I had alluded before? >>> >>> You really are plumbing the depths. To express that x is nonempty you >>> have to say that something is in x, not that x is in something. >> >> but the claim was that x *is in* a nonempty set  >> in this case S', which is nonempty, since x is an element of S', >> and S' is a subset of S. > > Oh, I am so sorry, I did not see the "in" in "x is in a nonempty subset > of S", and it seems I didn't see it three or four times. My apologies > to Nam.
Np. Typo, overlook do happen from time to time!
> >> (Much though it would be good for Nam to realise that >> some background set theory axioms would be kind of useful here) >
  There is no remainder in the mathematics of infinity.
NYOGEN SENZAKI 



