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July 10th, 2019, 10:23 PM  #1 
Senior Member Joined: May 2015 From: Arlington, VA Posts: 435 Thanks: 28 Math Focus: Number theory  Median between infinite sets
Is the "midpoint" between the sets of numbers approaching positive infinity and negative infinity definable as the set of countable numbers?

July 10th, 2019, 10:36 PM  #2 
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Is this a Markov chain trained with mathematical words?

July 11th, 2019, 09:57 AM  #3 
Senior Member Joined: May 2015 From: Arlington, VA Posts: 435 Thanks: 28 Math Focus: Number theory 
I looked up "Markov chain." I believe that my statement may well be treated as such, although the formalism is new to me.

July 11th, 2019, 01:42 PM  #4 
Senior Member Joined: Sep 2016 From: USA Posts: 635 Thanks: 401 Math Focus: Dynamical systems, analytic function theory, numerics  
July 11th, 2019, 03:54 PM  #5 
Senior Member Joined: May 2015 From: Arlington, VA Posts: 435 Thanks: 28 Math Focus: Number theory 
I must have missed the mathematical joke. My opening question was in good faith. I will try to take you seriously. Since approaching these infinities most likely requires the concept of a set, I thought of the largest set within them that may not include them but includes the median  the set of countable numbers. 
July 11th, 2019, 05:33 PM  #6 
Senior Member Joined: Sep 2015 From: USA Posts: 2,500 Thanks: 1372  He basically asked you if your question was produced by one of those cheap AIs that can produce somewhat realistic looking nonsense once trained with the proper vocabulary, in this case mathematical terms. Your response was classic... 
July 11th, 2019, 06:55 PM  #7  
Senior Member Joined: May 2015 From: Arlington, VA Posts: 435 Thanks: 28 Math Focus: Number theory  Quote:
 
July 11th, 2019, 07:19 PM  #8 
Senior Member Joined: May 2015 From: Arlington, VA Posts: 435 Thanks: 28 Math Focus: Number theory 
A Taurean machine passes bull. 

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