11/05/2009, 03:48 PM

this days in sci.math:

Quote:On Wed, 4 Nov 2009 11:14:42 -0800 (PST), "Dave L. Renfro"

<renfr1dl@cmich.edu> wrote:

> >O-K, this may be a well-known folklore math quote,

> >but a google-web search gives only 2 hits (both being

> >the same book) and a google-book search gives only

> >7 hits (5 essentially different items, one of which

> >is the google-web hit I got):

> >

> >"A zero of order zero is a regular point at which the

> >function is not zero."

Gottfried Helms, Kassel