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Topic: Matheology § 203
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Virgil

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Re: Matheology � 203
Posted: Feb 1, 2013 8:15 PM
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<11c1fba2-2e11-4f88-9c4e-a4377c9f36fa@x18g2000yqo.googlegroups.com>,
WM <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:


> For that theorem you need not know (actually) all natural numbers.
> Induction is sufficient that holdes for (potentially) all natural
> numbers, i.e., up to every natural number.


For induction to work, one needs to have a complete set of naturals, so
that one can know when one has all of them.
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