Date: Jan 31, 2013 6:05 AM
Author: mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de
Subject: Re: ZFC and God
On 31 Jan., 10:53, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:

> > > > No. I know, it is very unfamiliar, but it is fact: "0.111..." is not a

> > > > decimal expansion. For instance, because decimal expansions by

> > > > definition have only one point. 0.111...

>

> > > Finite and infinite decimals have only one decimal point, but the

> > > ellipsis "..." is not a decimal point,

>

> > I did not say "decimal point" but only "point".

>

> Even so, the ellipsis '?' is not a point, but an abbreviation for "and

> so on".

>

I se one and three points on my screen. And that is more than one.

>

>

> > > but is a standard abbreviation

> > > for either "and so on until" if followed by an end value or "and so on

> > > without end" if not followed by an end value.

>

> > Please write this decimal expansions without an abbreviation. The

> > present form only shows potential infinity, namely for "every" n d_n =

> > 1.

>

> Seems actual enough to me.

For you, yes that may be. But what seems actual enough for you, need

not seem actual enough in mathematics.

Regards, WM