By Linda E. Reichl

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11 Definition: A topological space is a Hausdorff space iff for any pair a, b of distinct points there exist disjoint neighborhoods. 12 Definition: The element a 0 is a limit point of the sequence (an)n= 1, 2, . . ,n (U). • we write: a0 = lim an. 13 Lemma: If a topological space is a Hausdorff space, each sequence has at most one limit point. Proof: See KELLEY (1955, p. 67). 2 -<) is called an order Order axioms: 01. For all a, be A, exactly one of the relations a~b, a-**
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5 Lemma: For a subset B c: A relative topology and interval topology coincide if and only if B is simple. Proof: (i) First, we assume that B is simple. As J B c: J A. -,a) eJB for all a eA. Let B 2 := B n [a,-+). 1. Order-Completeness and Connectedness 63 (ii) Second we show that B is simple if relative topology and interval topology coincide. Assume that B = B1 u B2 is a cut such that b1 : = sup B1 e B1 • If b1 is not the infimum of B2 , there exists a e A, a > bh which is lower bound of B2 • Then B 1 = B n (+-,a) is open in the relative topology and therefore open in the interval topology J 8 • As b1 e B1 , there exists b2 e B such that b1 e ( +-, b2 ) c: B1 • From the definition of b1, the interval (b 1, b2) contains no element of B1 and as ( +-, b2 ) c: B1 no element of B.