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Jellopudin
 2 years ago
Which of the following sets is an infinite set?
{1, 2, 3 . . . 100}
empty set
the set of whole numbers less than one billion
the set of natural numbers
none of the above
Jellopudin
 2 years ago
Which of the following sets is an infinite set? {1, 2, 3 . . . 100} empty set the set of whole numbers less than one billion the set of natural numbers none of the above

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Jellopudin
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I said natural numbers but it was wrong :(

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0{1, 2, 3 . . . 100} is finite because there are only 100 elements

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0empty set has no elements, so that's finite so that's out

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the set of whole numbers less than one billion has a billion elements, so it's a lot, but still finite

Jellopudin
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 38% on the quiz with tons of going over each awnser so I gotta tripple check

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0actually 999,999,999 elements but still finite

Jellopudin
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So none of the above.

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the set of natural numbers has infinitely many elements because if you claim it has finitely many elements, then you would have to point out the largest element (since this set is ordered) but there is no largest element because whatever you say is the largest, I can point out that there is a larger number

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so that's why "the set of natural numbers" has infinitely many elements
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