
Re: Is logic part of mathematics  or is mathematics part of logic?
Posted:
Jul 4, 2013 9:25 AM


R Hansen says: >Forget a sixth grader, how exactly do you teach modus ponens to anyone? Again, to my analogy, how do you teach someone what a rose smells like?
Here's an analogy: How do I teach you to interpret a simple picture accurately? The answer, my friend, is blowin in the wind...
Forget the fact that modus ponens has been taught for ages upon ages, its more fun to make up RH style koans.
Cheers, Joe N

