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Shortest Long Number (Posted on 2004-04-15) Difficulty: 3 of 5
What is the smallest positive integer that cannot be defined in less than twenty-five syllables?

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re(3): But can any set of positive integers exist without a least member? | Comment 23 of 49 |
(In reply to re(2): But can any set of positive integers exist without a least member? by Penny)

"If we take both your last two comments together, you have just proved that that there exists no positive integer that requires at least 25 syllables to define it. This is clearly false, hence (finally) the unsolved paradox."

And it is clearly false because......?

 

 

 


  Posted by Penny on 2004-04-15 21:14:26
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