Date: Oct 18, 2013 7:53 AM
Author: Peter Percival
Subject: Re: Formal proof of the ambiguity of 0^0

Dan Christensen wrote:

> How to choose? For the obvious reasons, 0^0=1 is much more convenient. But the fact is, there does not seem to be any logically compelling reason to choose either alternative. The only real alternative seems to be to leave 0^0 undefined.

What have you got against convenience?

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