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Topic: Matheology § 300
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LudovicoVan

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Re: Matheology § 300
Posted: Jul 7, 2013 2:26 PM
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"Zeit Geist" <tucsondrew@me.com> wrote in message
news:28218b93-b279-4a7d-889a-54169b3e928e@googlegroups.com...
> On Sunday, July 7, 2013 2:59:23 AM UTC-7, muec...@rz.fh-augsburg.de wrote:
>

>> The old story of the marbles in the urn. In the limit the urn is empty
>> but the limit of number of marbles is infinite. If limits have to be
>> calculated by the finite terms, like in mathematics,then this is a
>> contradiction.

>
> You mean the Urn where every marble is eventually removed,
> and at Noon the Urn is empty?


That's indeed a patent logical invalidity, already enough to warrant a
revision of standard set theory.

Julio





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