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Topic: Why does Cantor's diagonal argument fail?
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Ben Bacarisse

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Re: Why does Cantor's diagonal argument fail?
Posted: Jan 18, 2014 3:08 PM
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mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de writes:

> On Saturday, 18 January 2014 18:44:32 UTC+1, wpih...@gmail.com wrote:
>
>

>> So the real numbers, even though they are sub-countable
>> are not countable.

>
> and are not a set.


More corrections for the next edition of your textbook then. You talk
of "die Menge der reellen" at least three times. ("Menge" is "set"
right?)

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Ben.



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