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ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3one is a numeral. :P

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3No... one is an integer

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i believed that from my childhood, that one is a number

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im looking for a convincing argument

amriju
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how do u define a number?

SheldonEinstein
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I believe also that 1 is a number , http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1_(number) (I prefer wikipedia to answer this) ;)

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3This is the first thing ever you learnt in mathematics: 1

SheldonEinstein
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Number is a mathematical thing which is used to count ....

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.31 is a quantity. A quantity is a number. Q.E.D

SheldonEinstein
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol May I know @UnkleRhaukus is this exactly what you are asking for?

amriju
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then by definition...1 is a number...what made u strike the question though...?

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Axiom: number + number = another number Axiom 2: 4 is a number Axiom 3: 5 is a number Combining the axioms, 1 + 4 = 5 Q.E.D.

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3How many demonstrations do you need?

SheldonEinstein
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol \[\Huge{1}\]

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Accept it: 1 is a number because it is in the NumPad. :D

SheldonEinstein
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1^ This is the perfect use of number : Quest. "How many demonstrations u need?" Answer : "1"

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3More uses: 1 apple a day keeps 1 doctor away.

amriju
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0u deserve a medal..bt i am new to this site...dnt kno how to give 1

SheldonEinstein
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@amriju click on "best response"

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3He already has given me a medal. :P

amriju
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0k...i've already done that..

ParthKohli
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Well, I got to go. I'd see this stupid discussion after like 45 minutes when I return. Bwahaha!

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0say, there are a number of objects on the table , could there be zero objects on the table? could there be one object on the table?

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well It Depends Unkle Rhaukus if you talk about objects on the table :)

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2In Nature,You Can not say There Are Zero Objects But On A Table There Can Be No Objects :)

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0one is a digit when we use it in a number system one is a number when we use it to count things

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O o.O

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well ^^ You Are wrong,thats not an empty set,it has one object :)

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well Its Not The Number 1 but it is 1 object :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That is (a) set theory definition of 1.

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why is it worse than "1"

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well I Agree With You On That Note

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why do we need a set theory definition of 1 at all?

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well Thats Not Exactly What Is Being Asked Here :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To answer what is being asked, you have to define "number"

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2But It Is Not Necessary We Talk About It With Respect To Sets :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Define it however u like, I gave one (mathematical) definition. Do you have another definition?

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"I" (as in individual)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So your proof goes, One is One, so One is a number..?

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01 is a symbol representing a number.....(maybe)

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01 is a symbol representing repetititiveness

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01 is a first natural number.

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No number is less than 1...?

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No natural number is less than 1...

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Because 0 things cannot exist in nature :D @maheshmeghwal9

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ah, the physicists viewpoing...:)

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but @estudier that no number is less than 1 but 0 is a whole number.

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What's a whole number?

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2With Respect to sets W= {0,1,2,3.....}

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whole_number Pick one...

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0{0,1......\(\infty\)}

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A set containing infinity as a member.....

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a set starting from 0 to infinity

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do u mean an infinite set?

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which is starting from 0.

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@estudier Stop Playing and get to the point :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Natural numbers including 0

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Seems we are talking about sets after all....

maheshmeghwal9
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm ... u r confusing me @estudier

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well Natural number does not include 0

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0They do or don't u have to say which.....

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Or u can say "positve" or "nonnegative" integers....

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2We Can Say NonZero Also :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0As you like, it just has to be clear...

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So, according to set theory, 1 is not a number. It is a representation of the set containing the empty set.

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Would You Like To Provide Example :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And we can define all the other "numbers" by (transfinite) induction

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@estudier Can You Define A Set ?

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Like point and plane...

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Something has to be primitive else you are going in a circle.....

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Well You Have To Go In A Circle Before You Come To A Certain Point :)

estudier
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Good place to finish:)
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