# Finite Elements in a Set of Rational Numbers Proof

## Homework Statement

This problem is insanely intuitive.

Define $$f : (0,1) \rightarrow \Re$$ by

$$f(x)=\begin{cases} 1/q&\text{if } x \neq 0 \text{, is rational, and }x = p/q \text{in lowest terms}\\ 0&\text{otherwise }\end{cases}$$

Suppose $$\epsilon > 0$$. Prove that there are at most a finite number of elements $$y\in(0,1)$$ such that $$f(y)\geq\epsilon$$

## Homework Equations

Must be a rigorous proof. Thats about it.

## The Attempt at a Solution

I have no Idea where to START in solving this. All that I know is over (0,1), f(y) is always going to be 1/q, and therefore y must be rational in the form p/q. Otherwise, I have nothing on this one.