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Several Question Experiments
Posted:
Nov 16, 2013 5:06 PM


Question Experiment 1:
Imagine a line infinitely long in both directions. Take a pair of scissors, cut it and push the two sections apart one foot. Insert a foot long line. Is the line now one foot longer than infinity?
Question Experiment 2:
Consider a dimensionless point on a plane. Stretch the plane to twice its width and length. Does this mean that the point has twice the width it had before?
My name is David Elkins. I came up with these two questions and would like to know what people think of them. I have a blog at the address www.davidelkins777.wordpress.com on Wordpress. I only have a few posts up so far and most of them are on other topics. Thanks,
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