By Iain T. Adamson

Offers a proper description of set concept according to the Von Neumann-Bernays-Godel axiomatic strategy utilizing the concept that of periods. Covers the root of the speculation, kin, ordinals, cardinals, and the axiom of selection. Paper. DLC: Set concept.

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Ifwe denote the elements by the numbers 1,2,3,4,5,6, 7, 8, then the following are the combinations of2 (or, more simply, pairs) that can be generated from them 12 13 I 4 2 3 2 4 25 34 35 3 6 4 5 4 6 4 7 1 5 I 6 2 6 3 7 4 8 2 7 3 8 1 7 2 8 5 6 5 7 5 8 6 7 68 78 1 8 We can see very well that the number of these pairs is (from right to left) 1+2+3+4+5+6+7 On the other hand we might have argued that any element can be paired with the remaining 7, so the 8 elements would yield 8 x 7 pairs; but we have counted every pair twice, first when we were pairing the first term and then when we were pairing the second.

Susie said this instead of 1+2+3+4+5+6+7 She said 4 instead of 1, that is 3 more. But she also said 4 instead of 7, that is 3 less, and these equal out. In the same way it is true that 4 is 2 more that 2, but it is 2 less than 6 and so these too equal out. ' I had to give Eve her due; I could never have explained it so well myself. These little unprejudiced researchers make some extraordinary observations. 'It's like an exercise book,' exclaimed Mary, another little pupil. ' Pure interest was guiding these little researchers.

So the numbers in the Pascal Triangle occur as coefficients of descending powers of lOin the expression of the powers of 10 + 1. The second term in 10 + 1 is 1, and every power of! is still 1 (since 1 X 1 = 1), and so it does not appear that the powers of the second term come into the expression at all. But we can smuggle them in in the following way: 1IS = 1331 = 1000 + 300 + 30 + 1 = 1 X 103 + 3 X 102 X 1 + 3 X 10 X 12 + 1 xis We see that while the powers of the first term decrease, the powers of the second term increase.