Date: Oct 2, 2017 7:20 PM
Author: Dan Christensen
Subject: Re: No Below Zero... or a name for the absence of quantity...

On Monday, October 2, 2017 at 7:09:34 PM UTC-4, mitchr...@gmail.com wrote:
> On Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 12:59:08 PM UTC-7, Dan Christensen wrote:
> > On Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 3:39:41 PM UTC-4, mitchr...@gmail.com wrote:
> > > You cannot take away more than is there.
> > > You cannot subtract more quantity is there.
> > > You can only subtract an equal or less quantity
> > > than is there.
> > >

> >
> > Do you experience freezing temperatures where you live? Where I live in Canada, temperatures range from about -25 C in the winter (colder than your refrigerator freezer) to 33 C in the summer. That's a difference of 58 C. Does that not make sense to you?

>
> I don't want to be in an absolute zero...
> There is No below in math either.
>


You can try to do engineering and science without negative numbers. The rest of us will be leaving you in our dust.


Dan

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