# What keeps a solid together?

## Main Question or Discussion Point

I have been pondering in my mind that if mathematically a partial is made up of an uncountable infinity of space, then how do particles not dismantle and keep a solid a "solid"? This might be a confusing question so, sorry.

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jedishrfu
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Welcome to PF!

The first step in getting a useful answer is to understand what you are asking so:

Can you elaborate?

What do you mean by a partial?

and uncountable infinity of space?

and keeping a solid a solid?

Welcome to PF!

The first step in getting a useful answer is to understand what you are asking so:

Can you elaborate?

What do you mean by a partial?

and uncountable infinity of space?

and keeping a solid a solid?
Alright, so, I meant to say an atom, and by the means of an uncountable infinity of space i mean that in a number there are decimal points (as an example .01)
and in between 0 and 1 are and infinite amount of points such as .01, .001, .0001, etc, that there is an uncountable infinite amount to what is in between 0 and 1. And what keeps the atoms together to make a solid. Correct me if I am wrong.

jedishrfu
Mentor
Did you mean cooperation?

JaCorn_Cob
Did you mean cooperation?
Yes, sorry, I am on my phone and it auto corrected me.

jedishrfu
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Yeah, I've had to turn off that feature.

One time while texting my wife, it replaced one of my intentionally misspelled words yesssssssssss with a woman's name Jess and my wife went WHAT! ? !%#@ ?

Its okay we're still married.

Yantao Wu and JaCorn_Cob