February 28th, 2016, 05:45 PM  #21 
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February 28th, 2016, 05:52 PM  #22  
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I present the set of rational numbers between zero and one. Show me the infinite member of that set, or prove that the set is not infinite. In order to make progress, you should consider what your definition of infinite (or finite) is. The one I use in cases like this is that a number $n$ is finite if there exists a natural number $N$ greater than $n$. An infinite number is one that is not finite.  
February 28th, 2016, 05:52 PM  #23 
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February 28th, 2016, 05:54 PM  #24 
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February 28th, 2016, 06:12 PM  #25 
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February 28th, 2016, 06:13 PM  #27  
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Im sure this is a logical fallacy of some kind.  
February 28th, 2016, 06:16 PM  #28 
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February 28th, 2016, 06:23 PM  #29 
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