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Topic: Matheology § 300
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Re: Matheology § 300
Posted: Jul 7, 2013 2:26 PM
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"Zeit Geist" <> wrote in message
> On Sunday, July 7, 2013 2:59:23 AM UTC-7, 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.


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