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Topic: Mainstream Mathematics?
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Peter Percival

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Re: Mainstream Mathematics?
Posted: Jun 13, 2013 7:56 AM
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Zeit Geist wrote:
> On Wednesday, June 12, 2013 2:07:46 PM UTC-7, Norbert_Paul wrote:
>> Zeit Geist wrote:
>>

>>> On Wednesday, June 12, 2013 2:55:58 AM UTC-7, Norbert_Paul wrote:
>>
>>>> Zeit Geist wrote:
>>
>>

>>> Any pure idealized mathematical theory usually doesn't
>>
>>> address numerical uncertainty.
>>
>>
>>
>> No. there is even a dedicated theory on errors.
>>

> I just meant that pure Mathematical theories, such
> Set Theory, Topology, Abstract Algebra and even
> Geometry and the Calculus, do not, at their basic
> levels do not use or need a theory of measurement
> and error.


How did the error integral get its name? Note that the theory of
probability _is_ pure mathematics.


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