
Re: saddle geometry
Posted:
Oct 23, 2012 2:31 PM


Vilas Tamhane wrote: ... (stuff deleted) ...
> On Oct 23, 7:49 pm, Big Dog <big.fing....@gmail.com> wrote: >  That if quantity A has a monotonic dependence on variable B, then A > can have any finite value whatsoever, simply by choosing a big enough > B > This is true.
A consequence of this assertion is that a monotonic function cannot be bounded.
Perhaps you've never met the inverse tangent function: it is monotonic, yet bounded.
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Dale

