SPQR
Posts:
82
Registered:
7/28/12


Re: 1.93  Did anyone understand what Euclid had to say about number before John Gabriel?
Posted:
Jul 6, 2014 10:05 PM


In article <24021e76aa1e4ce7b1b417bf6aa28298@googlegroups.com>, "Tim Golden BandTech.com" <timgolden@bandtechnology.com> wrote:
> On Sunday, July 6, 2014 7:55:52 AM UTC4, John Gabriel wrote: > > A unit is the result of a ratio where the magnitudes are equal, that is, > > x:x, y:y, u:u, etc. > > > > > > > > This was a quantum leap in the development of number. From the abstraction > > of the unit, one now has a standard of measurement. > > This is a false statement.
Most of John Gabriel's statements are!

