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Topic: Zero set
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Brian M. Scott

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Re: Zero set
Posted: May 30, 2012 5:57 AM
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On Wed, 30 May 2012 01:38:35 -0700, William Elliot
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> On Wed, 30 May 2012, Butch Malahide wrote:

>> On May 30, 2:18 am, William Elliot <> wrote:

>>> If A is a zero subset of S, is cl S\A a zero subset?

>> Let S be a totally ordered set of order type omega_1 + 1
>> + omega^* with the order topology, and let A be the
>> subset consisting of the first omega_1 + 1 elements of
>> S. It seems to me that A is a zero set, but cl S\A is
>> not a zero set.

> What's omega^*? The reverse of omega_1?

No: it's the reverse of omega.


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