## New York University: Lawrence Tsang's "Real Numbers"

Read pages 1-7 of the text. The first 6 pages discuss the field and order axioms for real numbers. The Completeness Axiom on page 6 is what distinguishes the rational numbers from the real numbers - the latter is COMPLETE, while the former is not.

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