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Topic: § 534 Finis
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Re: § 534 Finis
Posted: Aug 7, 2014 3:45 PM
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On Thursday, 7 August 2014 21:31:09 UTC+2, Zeit Geist wrote:

> > If infinity can be finished, then N is ""all natural numbers. I have assumed that and have shown that then rationals remain uncounted.

> Only for All Finite Sets do Any Rationals Remain Uncounted.

What else but finite numbers can index rationals?

> > But since it is impossible to identify remaining rationals, the original assumption has been contradicted.

> The Remaining Rationals are Identified by the Naturals that Reamin in Any of your Cases, even though No Naturals Remain in Every Case.

In every case naturals remain.

Regards, WM

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