Virgil
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Re: Matheology � 300
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Jul 17, 2013 4:40 PM


In article <3ac3dcbbcdc749e4abbdec5a88c7efff@googlegroups.com>, mueckenh@rz.fhaugsburg.de wrote:
> On Wednesday, 17 July 2013 13:17:33 UTC+2, Zeit Geist wrote: > > On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 11:50:14 PM UTC7, muec...@rz.fhaugsburg.de > > wrote: > > No, they are symbols which are used in a logical system in order > > to create a consistent Axiomatic System.
> > Otherwise mathematics would never have been created.
While things like the Egyptian need for surveying may have prompted Euclid, his geometry became far more than mere surveying.
Mathematics, other than its mere applications, is more of a game than anything else, but can only be played properly by those who respect its rules, which totally excludes WM. 

