Date: Dec 4, 2012 4:04 AM
Author: Virgil
Subject: Re: Matheology � 170
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WM <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> Matheology § 170

>

> The infinite triangle formed by the sequence

>

> 0.1

> 0.11

> 0.111

> ...

>

> has height aleph_0 but width less than aleph_0 (because the limit 1/9,

> the first line with aleph_0 digits, does not belong to the triangle).

> This lack of symmetry is disturbing for a physicist.

In order to be a mathematically valid triangle, your figure would have

to have a last line, which means that you must be claiming that there is

a largest natural number corresponding to that last line, which is not

only disturbing to real physicists but also to real mathematicians.

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