```Date: Mar 16, 2013 9:07 PM
Author: Earle Jones
Subject: Re: infinity can't exist

In article <13c1e093-ab86-45e6-9417-7526eb422a08@googlegroups.com>, Craig Feinstein <cafeinst@msn.com> wrote:> Let's say I have a drawer of an infinite number of identical socks at time > zero. I take out one of the socks at time one. Then the contents of the > drawer at time zero is identical to the contents of the drawer at time one, > since all of the socks are identical and there are still an infinite number > of them in the drawer at both times. But the contents of the drawer at time > zero is also identical to the contents of the drawer at time one plus the > sock that was taken out, since they are exactly the same material. So we have > the equations:> > Contents of drawer at time 0 = Contents of drawer at time 1> Contents of drawer at time 0 = (Contents of drawer at time 1) plus (sock > taken out of drawer).> > Subtracting the equations, we get> > Nothing = sock taken out of drawer.> > This is false, so infinity cannot exist. > > How does modern mathematics resolve this paradox?*Let k = the number of numbers.Let q = the number of even numbers.Which is larger, k or q?earle*
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