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donstockbauer@hotmail.com

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Re: Dichotomy paradox reverse engineering
Posted: Aug 28, 2012 11:20 PM
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On Tuesday, August 28, 2012 9:19:11 PM UTC-5, Youdidnt Buildthat wrote:
> "netzweltler" <reinhard_fischer@arcor.de> wrote in message news:2ea4826f-dcb7-4ace-a981-981745d9b9b4@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.


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