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Response to soothsayer (Original post)

Mon Mar 1, 2021, 02:24 PM

3. Well, it works with that *particular* example ... does that necessarily mean it works with others ?

That's the problem with physical examples -- they're specific cases. Actual proofs are general.

I could set up one which shows the fluid in a circle filling up a square, but that would just be the result of very careful measurement for that case. Couldn't give a general rule, and neither can anyone else.

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