Date: Dec 27, 2012 6:37 PM
Author: Robert Hansen
Subject: Re: A Point on Understanding
On Dec 27, 2012, at 6:24 PM, kirby urner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The limit (360 - v) really could be 0 if perfect flatness is allowed,
> but when we add the constraint of curvature, then even though
> everything locally seems to stay the same -- given the epsilon / delta
> treatment alone (Debater A) -- the added fact of curvature is new
> information and tells us that as n --> infinity, there's a 720
> involved (Debater B).
1. You don't have to allow flatness. The limit(360-v) is indeed 0. It is a limit. The function doesn't have to actually get there.
2. The limit(n*(360-v)) is indeed 720, and again, allowing flatness is not an issue.
3. Now state your contradiction.