The Axiom of Choice is an axiom of set theory, and states:

This is slightly controversial, because it is non-constructive. It asserts the existence of the set C without telling you how to construct it.

The Axiom of Choice is equivalent to Zorn's Lemma and the Well-Ordering Principle.

Last change to this page
Full Page history
Links to this page
Edit this page
  (with sufficient authority)
Change password
Recent changes
All pages