
Please post any and all homework or other textbookstyle problems in one of the Homework & Coursework Questions...

Feb2313 09:25 AM
micromass

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mathworld defines the paradox like this:"Even though real arithmetic is uncountable, it possesses a countable...

Oct1703 05:54 PM
Hurkyl

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i found in this paper the term in the title:
http://arxiv.org/abs/math.GR/9305201
what can you tell me about them?...

Apr1204 02:19 PM
matt grime

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in this page ive encountered this topic (it's a topic from combinatorics, so it's relevant to discrete maths with sets...

Jul205 03:23 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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prove that \epsilon_0 is an \epsilon number and that it's the smallest number.
\epsilon_0=\lim_{n<\omega}\phi(n)...

Aug3006 03:18 AM
matt grime

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i searched at amazon for books, and find some books about this topic, and i wonder what does this topic cover?
in one...

Apr1906 03:11 PM
Hurkyl

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1)let P={p1,p2....} be the set of all prime numbers for every n natural, present n as a representation of its prime...

Apr2706 02:20 PM
HallsofIvy

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i have a few question, that i hope they will answered.
1) let w={0,1...,n,..}={0}UN, and let f:wxw>w such that the...

Jun1506 02:21 PM
CrankFan

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i need to prove that if x is the first of sub(\phi;a,\psi) then there exists 1<=i<=n and there exist firsts \phi' of...

Jul2306 08:55 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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i read that there are some logicians who do not use the axiom of choice in their axioms systems. i wonder what is the...

Aug3106 02:16 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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what are the current open problems in logic? in model theory, proof theory and philosophical logic? and what are the...

Oct906 03:14 AM
matt grime

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i have a function f:R>R where f is monotone increasing, i need to show that the set of discontinuous points of f is...

Dec706 12:42 PM
HallsofIvy

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i have a function f:A>B, im also given that B<=null aleph, and for every b in B, f^1({b})<=null aleph, i need to...

Dec1106 12:33 PM
MathematicalPhysicist

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1. i need to show that the set A={x in Q0<=x<=1}
Q is the rationals set.
can be covered by open intervals I_k (k is...

Dec2806 11:59 AM
EnumaElish

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i need to find the cardinality of the set of all concave polygons.
i know that each npolygon is characterized by...

Dec3006 08:01 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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i need to find the cardinality of set of continuous functions f:R>R.
well i know that this cardinality is samaller...

Jan107 03:34 AM
AKG

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i need to prove that there are c sqequences of rational numbers.
basically, i need to show that Q^N=c.
here, are a...

Jan407 07:13 AM
HallsofIvy

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i need to show that there exists a class of sets A which is a subset of P(Q) such that it satisfies:
1) A=c (c is...

Jan807 11:47 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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i need to prove that X is an infinite set iff for every function f:X>X there exists a proper nonempty subset A of X...

Feb1507 04:25 PM
AKG

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i need to prove the next statement:
let D be infinite class of infinite subsets of natural numbers that satisfies the...

Feb1307 07:19 AM
ecurbian

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1)axiom of choice: prove that for every set X and for every f:X>X there exists g:X>X such that fogof=f.
2)zorn's...

Feb1307 08:52 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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let R be a reflexive and symmetric relation on a set X. let's define a relation S on X. by (x,y) in S iff there exists...

Feb1407 10:07 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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suppose our language contains one unary syombol function.
we are given the next 5 models:
A=<Z,x+1> B=<Z,x1>...

Mar3107 09:24 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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let r>1 which term in (x1+...+xk)^rk has the greatest coefficient?
well i have this equation: ...

Apr907 05:29 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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let a\in R and Q>=3 where Q\in Z, i need to prove that in the set {a,2a,...,(Q1)a} there exists a number which its...

Apr3007 02:01 PM
AKG

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my question is as follows:
how many words with n letters, you can construct with A,T,G,C such that ACT and TTT will...

Jun1507 04:45 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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question in model theory.
let L={P_nn \in N}
every P_n is an unary predicate. let's define a theory that says...

Jun1707 10:50 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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I need to find:
1. let n be a natural number compute the number of permutations s:{1,...,3n}>{1,...,3n} on 3n terms...

Jul207 02:05 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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how many words of length k can you create from {1,...,k} such that 1 appears even number of times?
well, for k=0 we...

Jul207 06:05 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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My problem is as follows:
Prove that the set of Godel numbers of provable formulas (P_f) is recursive iff the set of...

Dec1807 12:03 PM
MathematicalPhysicist

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I'm not sure I understnad what is a marginal distribution, but i need to show that if F1,F2 are one dimensional...

Feb908 03:41 PM
EnumaElish

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Let X,Y~U(0,1) independent (which means that they are distributed uniformly on ). find the distribution of U=XY....

Feb2908 08:03 PM
quadraphonics

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Hey everyone,
I have a question regarding combinations and poker! Could someone explain to me why the number of...

Apr2112 09:57 AM
Stephen Tashi

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What are the current capabilities of modern Theorem Provers? I know about logic/undecidability/complexity theory so go...

Feb514 11:39 AM
Hornbein

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I am trying to understand the following theorem:
An ordered field has the least upper bound property iff it has the...

Oct2610 07:08 PM
HallsofIvy

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Need help with this proof:
Prove that the set of irrational numbers has the same cardinality as the set of real...

Nov1709 03:44 PM
statdad

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Hi all,
I had a question about calculating mutual information, a topic to which I am very new. Consider the...

Jun2711 11:42 PM
Stephen Tashi

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I have temperature data from two different sites, and I want to develop a relationship for temperature between those...

Feb107 11:49 AM
EnumaElish

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hi!
given poisson distribution in the space 0,1,2,3,............ can we check if the distribution is a probability...

Feb1208 02:40 AM
mathisgreat

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I've already asked somebody through email this question, so I'll copy and paste part of my email:
Basically, I'm...

Nov1313 11:25 PM
Stephen Tashi

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So I was thinking what would be the chances of two players on seperate pool tables playing the exact same game of...

Jan2914 07:49 PM
bahamagreen

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