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Topic: Matheology � 258
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Virgil

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Re: Matheology � 258
Posted: May 2, 2013 7:30 PM
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WM wrote:

> > Read it again. It is not difficult to comprehend. 1/9 does exist in
> >
> > many forms. But Cantor's diagonal method needs the decimal
> >
> > representation. And that is not available.


Actually, the Cantor diagonal argument does not need a decimal
representation of any of the listed numbers for more than finitely many
places. None of the listed numbers need be given any more exactly than
finitely many places.

So WM's lies about needing all those infinite expansions carry no weight!
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