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Topic: Matheology � 263
Replies: 57   Last Post: May 17, 2013 8:52 PM

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 Graham Cooper Posts: 4,495 Registered: 5/20/10
Re: Matheology § 263
Posted: May 16, 2013 11:23 PM

On May 17, 11:51 am, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
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> > On May 17, 10:57 am, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > > > OK, use
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> > > >    f(1) = { 1 , 3 , 6 }
> > > >    f(2) = { 1 , 5 , 11 }
> > > >    f(3) = { 2 , 4 , 6, 8 , 10 , ... }
> > > >    f(4) = { 4 , 5, 6, 7, 8 }

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> > > >    f(n) = N   |   n>4
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> > > > What is set S?
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> > > Note that there are only 5 subsets of N that ARE in the image of your
> > > 'f' out of uncountably many subsets of |N to chose from that will be
> > > S's, i.e., subset of |N but not values of f.

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> > > They are
> > >       every finite subset of |N having
> > >          less that 3 members
> > >          or exactly 4 members,
> > >          or more than 5 members,
> > >          or containing either 2, or a natural larger than 8,
> > >       and every infinite subset of |N other than f(3) and |N.

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> > > Take your pick.
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So Cantor's Method does not work?

Your method (white box inspection) does not work for every possible f,
as such it is of no consequence.

GIVEN A SPECIFIC f, WHAT IS CANTORS MISSING SET?

Herc

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