Faculty Advisor

Doytchinov, Bogdan D.

Abstract

The history and consequences of the fundamental principle the Axiom of Choice are discussed. Its deductive strength is considered by examining equivalent and weaker related statements, complete with proofs. Finally an alternative, the Axiom of Determinacy is discussed, along with it's consequences.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2002

Major

Computer Science

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Mathematical Sciences

Advisor Program

Mathematical Sciences

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