
Re: Could 0^0=0? Maybe!
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Sep 26, 2013 12:07 PM


On Thursday, September 26, 2013 11:48:58 AM UTC4, Michael F. Stemper wrote: > On 09/26/2013 10:17 AM, Dan Christensen wrote: > > > On Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:54:14 AM UTC4, dull...@sprynet.com wrote: > > >> On Wed, 25 Sep 2013 14:24:54 0700 (PDT), Dan Christensen > > >> <Dan_Christensen@sympatico.ca> wrote: > > > > >>> As taught in high schools and many university courses, 0^0 is undefined. > > > > >> Does the phrase "beating a dead horse" mean anything to you? > > > > > I don't think any other topic has inspired as much heated debate in online math forums, > > > > Lots of topics have generated similar amounts of debate in online > > math fora. For instance: > >  Does 0.999... = 1? > >  Is 1/0 = oo? > >  Short proofs of FLT > >  Do irrational numbers exist? > >  Do infinite sets exist? > >  Is the universe one big plutonium atom? > >  Can the reals and the naturals be bijected? > >  How can switching doors improve your odds in the Monty Hall game? >
All good fun, but this is not just a rehash of some crank theory. This is what I believe to be a new and much simpler rationale for a longstanding practice.
Dan Download my DC Proof 2.0 software at http://www.dcproof.com

