In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Tim Golden BandTech.com" <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Sunday, July 6, 2014 7:55:52 AM UTC-4, 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.