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Postby bionic » Thu Jul 21, 2011 3:27 pm

"In fin, fin... plus one"
:lol:
Willie Wonka quotes..
What is this Wonka, some kind of funhouse?
Why? Are you having fun?
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Postby at1with0 » Thu Jul 21, 2011 3:36 pm

There's a beautiful notion of successor for ordinal numbers like omega, the first infinite ordinal. One can show that omega + 1 is on par with omega and exponentiation, not successor, is what gives rise to higher echelons of infinity.
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Postby bionic » Fri Jul 22, 2011 1:51 am

sounds like a critical mass/tipping point kind of thing, to me
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Postby DIss0n80r » Fri Jul 22, 2011 2:30 am

"I can conceive of nothing in religion, science, or philosophy, that is anything more than the proper thing to wear, for a while." ~ Charles Fort
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Postby bionic » Fri Jul 22, 2011 9:08 am

"To infinity and Beyond!"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECvNIByEfYw
:lol:
what a team!
(that wouldn't be an Australian puppy, would it?)
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Postby at1with0 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:49 pm

"it is easy to grow crazy"
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Postby at1with0 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:50 pm

"it is easy to grow crazy"
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Postby at1with0 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 6:13 pm

Natural number: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, etc.
Integer: negative natural numbers
Rational number: anything expressible as a ratio of two integers, ie fractions, etc. (except when zero is in the denominator-that isn't a rational number).
Question: are there more integers than natural numbers?
Answer: no
Question: are there more rational numbers than natural numbers?
Answer: no
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