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Could 2 dimensional objects fill a 3 dimensional space?

  1. Jul 21, 2015 #1


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    Imagine if we had an infinite number of 2d objects, could they fill a 3d volume? even if there is an infinite number of them?
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  3. Jul 21, 2015 #2


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    There are no 2d objects in physics, and not an infinite amount of anything. In mathematics, it depends on the type of infinity you mean.
  4. Jul 21, 2015 #3


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    Mathematically there are space filling curves - physically no.
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