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Name: The Real and Complex Numbers: Intervals and Approximation
ID: m36094
Language: English (en)
Summary: The absolute value is introduced, and open intervals and natural numbers are defined. Denseness of fields is discussed.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: approximation, denseness, intervals, rational number
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Lawrence Baggett (lawrence.baggett@colorado.edu)
Copyright Holders: Lawrence Baggett (lawrence.baggett@colorado.edu)
Maintainers: Lawrence Baggett (lawrence.baggett@colorado.edu), Daniel Williamson (dcwill@cnx.org), Jared Adler (jca2@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Sep 9, 2010 12:08 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Dec 9, 2010 5:09 pm -0600

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Version: 1.2 Dec 9, 2010 5:09 pm -0600 by Jared Adler
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Version: 1.1 Nov 23, 2010 5:20 pm -0600 by Jared Adler
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