`Measuring Points`
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`Subject:      Reply to ""Reply to "Re:  Do Points Have Area?""`
`Author:       Candice Hebden <dreamy_aurora@hotmail.com>`
`Date:         22 Jan 98 21:51:33 -0500 (EST)`
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`Hey Jesse---`
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`        In respect to your Points, when you measure the distance between two`
`Points, do you measure from???`
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`        a. the center of the two points, `
`        b. from the sides facing each other, or`
`        c. from the opposite sides?`
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`        If your answer is a, how can you have a center to the smallest`
`circular mesurement???  Wouldn't that center have to be at a Point??? `
`So then the center of a Point is a Point which is a Point to infinity!`
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`        If your answer is b, how can you have area that doesn't exist??? `
`Because if you want to find the length between Point A and Point B,`
`and there exists a  Point C (which is colinear with A and B) which is`
`between Point A and Point B.  Because AC+CB=AB when the points are`
`colinear, we must account for the length in Point C... which is not`
`measured with AC or with CB, so then, in your circular geometry, AC +`
`CB does not equal AB.  AC + CB < AB`
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`        If your answer is c, how can you count up area twice... in the above`
`scenario with this answer, AC + CB > AB`
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`Candice Hebden`
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`dreamy_aurora@hotmail.com`

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