Date: Oct 2, 2017 6:04 AM
Author: zelos.malum@gmail.com
Subject: Re: No Below Zero... or a name for the absence of quantity...

Den lördag 30 september 2017 kl. 23:08:23 UTC+2 skrev mitchr...@gmail.com:
> On Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 1:18:40 PM UTC-7, Me wrote:
> > On Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 9:39:41 PM UTC+2, mitchr...@gmail.com wrote:
> >

> > > You cannot take away more than is there.
> >
> > Indeed.
> >

> > > You cannot subtract more quantity is there.
> >
> > In a certain sense, yes.
> >

> > > You can only subtract an equal or less quantity
> > > than is there.

> >
> > In a certain sense, yes.
> >
> > You will find this properties in set theory. A set is empty or not empty, there is no "negative" set.

>
> You cannot subtract a larger quantity from a smaller.
> You cannot take away more quantity than you start with.
>
>

> >
> > For example:
> >
> > {1, 2, 3} \ {1, 2, 3, 4} = {}
> >
> > Not something like
> >
> > -{4} or {-4} or whatever.
> >
> > Same in the context of the natural numbers,
> >
> > For n,m e IN with n < m, "n - m" is simply not defined.

>
> When I say there is No Below Zero; it is as Stephen Hawking has said
> there is No North of the North pole.
>
> Mitchell Raemsch


3-9=-6

Looks like I could do it :3