Date: Dec 8, 2012 3:56 AM
Author: mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de
Subject: Re: Matheology § 170
On 8 Dez., 09:47, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:

> In article

> <8b96b15b-71f0-4c15-aabd-5887fd7aa...@10g2000yqk.googlegroups.com>,

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> WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> > On 7 Dez., 22:35, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:

> > > In article

> > > <e903ef43-fcb6-43f7-8ce3-e61c725ff...@8g2000yqp.googlegroups.com>,

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> > > WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> > > > On 6 Dez., 21:29, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:

> > > > > In article

> > > > > <a70f6b2c-c9a2-426d-9da4-70ad9785b...@o6g2000yql.googlegroups.com>,

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> > > > > WM <mueck...@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> > > > > > A unit lenght 1 times aleph_0 is what?

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> > > > > Nonsense!

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> > > > A unit times aleph_0 is aleph_0.

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> > > That presumes that Aleph_0 is amenable to some sort of multiplication

> > > and division.

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> > > A claim that requires proof, as Aleph_0 is not a member of any of the

> > > sets of numbers for which multiplication is defined, and is not a unit

> > > of measure, like yards or metres, that can be halved or doubled

> > > meaningfully.

> > > --

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> > Try to learn set theory, for instance here:

> >http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~mueckenh/GU/GU11.PPT#355,28,Folie28

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> For WM to think that I, or any other mathematician, would look to any

> publication because he endorses it, much less one that is apparently

> written by him, to learn anything about set theory in particular or

> mathematics in general, is a totally unwarranted exhibition of

> arrogance.

You could have learned that 1*aleph_0 = 2*aleph_0.

But obviously you do not like that in the present context. Therefore

you prefer to argue ad hominem.

Regards, WM