Permalink Submitted by Anonymous on April 27, 2015

Some proofs may be so clear cut as to be described as absolutely certain...but surely that is not generally true.

There are surely proofs which are accepted as true by a high fraction of experts in a specialised area, but such highly complicated, longwinded and technical proofs aren't properly described as absolutely certain.

## absolute certainty?

Some proofs may be so clear cut as to be described as absolutely certain...but surely that is not generally true.

There are surely proofs which are accepted as true by a high fraction of experts in a specialised area, but such highly complicated, longwinded and technical proofs aren't properly described as absolutely certain.