
Re: Dichotomy paradox reverse engineering
Posted:
Aug 28, 2012 11:20 PM


On Tuesday, August 28, 2012 9:19:11 PM UTC5, Youdidnt Buildthat wrote: > "netzweltler" <reinhard_fischer@arcor.de> wrote in message news:2ea4826fdcb74acea981981745d9b9b4@gk4g2000vbb.googlegroups.com... > The task is to design a process that enables us to draw a line from > point 0 to point 1 in 1 second in infinitely many steps. Any > suggestions how to accomplish that (i.e. which steps have to be > defined)? The pencil is not allowed to change direction. Point 1 is > the last point covered by the line. There is no last step in this > process. infinitely many steps is continuous, or just a line, so just draw it. (each step => 0 length) if you insist on a step, a step takes time, T, therefore an infinite amount of time.
Infinity has no place in the real world, so you're screwed.

