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#26 2014-03-30 14:21:43

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From: Riemann Sphere
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Re: Contradictory mathematical terminologies?

JaneFairfax wrote:

2. Let X be a topological space. Then the empty set and X are sets that are both open and closed! faint

Open and Closed Sets have got nothing to do with the day-to-day open and closed.

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