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Topic: Matheology � 300
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mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de

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Re: WMYtheology Sucks
Posted: Jul 21, 2013 4:38 AM
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On Sunday, 21 July 2013 05:06:42 UTC+2, Virgil wrote:
> In article <83fe7898-a53d-411f-863d-e8ae292cf5f1@googlegroups.com>, mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de wrote: > On Saturday, 20 July 2013 21:31:03 UTC+2, Virgil wrote:

>>> Any countable set can be listed without inclusion of any non-members.

> > at least if not

> Since the definition of "countable" requires the ability to surject |N to the the collection of whatever is alleged to be countable, there is no |not if".

The rationals are countable. If written in the Binary Tree just these aleph_0 elements remain aleph_0 elements, don't they? Do the rational points of the unit interval have a cardinality aleph_0? You think so.

But the rationals written in the Binary Tree create a set of cardinality larger than aleph_0. That is not of this world. It is

MATHEOLOGY.

Regards, WM



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