Date: Jan 1, 2013 6:04 PM
Subject: Re: Uncountable Diagonal Problem
On Jan 1, 2:57 pm, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> In article
> "Ross A. Finlayson" <ross.finlay...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > The transfinite course-of-passage in well-ordering the reals sees a
> > diminishing interval. Do the endpoints of the interval meet, in the
> > well-ordering? A critical point of Cantor's first is that the
> > intersection is non-empty.
> It is a well known property of the real number line, at least among
> mathematicians, that nested sequence of closed intervals has non-empty
> Doe Ross claim otherwise?