In an integral domain, I found that the number of maximal ideals in a Notherian ring containing a particular element is finite. If the condition is dropped that the ring be Notherian, can anything like this be said?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Question on maximal ideals in an integral domain

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