UCLA Olga Radko Endowed Math Circle

10/22/2017 -- High School I: Infinity Part 1

Over the course of your mathematical career I'm sure that various teachers, friends, or tutors have told you that infinity is not a number. Why is that? And if it isn't, does that mean that mathematics has nothing to say about the infinite? In this class, we will answer these two questions, as well as addressing many more.