Why Math Might Be Complete BS | Answers With Joe

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Set up a free Brilliant account at http://www.brilliant.org/answerswithjoe/ And the first 295 to sign up for a premium account get 20% off every month! Mathematics is the backbone of all sciences, no theories or hypotheses are proven unless there is math to back it up. But there are many who believe that math isn't real. In today's video, we'll break down the arguments. From the Mathematical Physicalists to the Platonists to the Mathematical Fictionalists, we look at all the theories behind whether numbers actually exist, and what they mean. Support me on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/answerswithjoe Follow me at all my places! Instagram: https://instagram.com/answerswithjoe Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/answerswithjoe Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/answerswithjoe Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/answerswithjoe LINKS LINKS LINKS: Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/fictionalism-mathematics/ Numberphile - Do Numbers Exist? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EGDCh75SpQ PBS Idea Channel https://youtu.be/TbNymweHW4E From TED-Ed https://youtu.be/X_xR5Kes4Rs
Posted Jan 29
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