Date: Feb 6, 2013 12:16 AM
Author: Virgil
Subject: Re: Which naturals better?
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JT <jonas.thornvall@gmail.com> wrote:

> I do not beleive in the numberline

> it is just counted entities, but the basic distinction is that the 1's

> forming my set do have magnitudes since they are cuts. Now try cut out

> zero upon your numberline it has no magnitude

Every true mathematician, at least from Rene de Carte onwards, has

believed in a number line and a number plane and a number space. And all

of the points on such a line, plane or space, regardless of any numbers

associated with them, "have no magnitude".

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