
Re: Matheology § 264 Hilbert's Hotel: checking out.
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May 12, 2013 7:04 PM


On 12/05/2013 7:52 PM, Virgil wrote: > In article <kmp4su$bq$1@Kilnws1.UCIS.Dal.Ca>, > gus gassmann <gus@nospam.com> wrote: > >> On 12/05/2013 4:59 PM, Virgil wrote: >> >>> There are at least as many nonalgebraic irrationals as alegbraic ones >>> which counting only the algebraic ones will miss. >>> >>> For example, for each rational q, both e*q and pi*q are irrational >> >> Ahem! Since when is zero irrational? > > Oops! That claim is what was irrational. > > The claim: > "For each nonzero q, both e*q and pi*q are irrational" > is more rational.
I don't think so. "For every nonzero *rational* q, both e*q and pi*q are irrational" is what you wanted, no?

