Asked by anirudhs | 30th Apr, 2010, 06:40: PM

Expert Answer:

They are same only. Different names are given by different mathematicians 

An axiom or postulate can't be proven, since there is nothing before
it on which to build a proof; it stands at the base of the
mathematical system that is built on it.  So it is an assumption.  But
that doesn't make it untrue.

Answered by  | 3rd May, 2010, 12:12: PM

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