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Topic: Re: infinity
Replies: 27   Last Post: Dec 17, 2017 2:31 AM

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 zelos.malum@gmail.com Posts: 1,176 Registered: 9/18/17
Re: infinity
Posted: Dec 16, 2017 2:31 AM

Den lördag 16 december 2017 kl. 03:47:23 UTC+1 skrev mitchr...@gmail.com:
> On Friday, December 15, 2017 at 6:18:09 PM UTC-8, Zelos Malum wrote:
> > Den lördag 16 december 2017 kl. 01:33:54 UTC+1 skrev mitchr...@gmail.com:
> > > On Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:39:08 PM UTC-7, Zelos Malum wrote:
> > > > Den torsdag 5 oktober 2017 kl. 22:03:06 UTC+2 skrev mitchr...@gmail.com:
> > > > > On Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 6:28:10 AM UTC-7, Peter Percival wrote:
> > > > > > Doctor Allan wrote:
> > > > > > > does infinity exists and if so how can i prove it by math ?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Usually by an axiom that claims that a set, let's call it "X", exists
> > > > > > and a definition that says "in infinite set is one that...". And it
> > > > > > turns out that X satisfies that definition.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Do, as a concession to my poor wits, Lord Darlington, just explain
> > > > > > to me what you really mean.
> > > > > > I think I had better not, Duchess. Nowadays to be intelligible is
> > > > > > to be found out. -- Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan

> > > > >
> > > > > If we calculate forever we never reach infinity... only
> > > > > some increasing largest quantity.

> > > >
> > > > And how is that remotely relevant?

> > >
> > > Calculus in real world curves cannot calculate
> > > to the absolute exact. It can only approach.

> >
> > This is mathematics, not reality.

>
> Math can be real... I don't know about you...
>
> Mitchell Raemsch

But mathematics is not about reality or dependent on reality. It is logic.