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I need to prove that the following sets are countably infinite:
Re: Countably Infinite
Are you allowed to use that the rationals are countably infinite? Are you allowed to use that the union between two countably infinite sets is countably infinite? Are you allowed to use that a subset of a countably infinite set is countably infinite (or countably finite)?
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