Infinite

Definition of Infinite

Infinite is something that becomes large beyond bound.

More About Infinite

  • It is having no limits or boundaries in time or space or extent or magnitude.
  • It is just the opposite of finite.

Video Examples: Adding Past Infinity


Example of Infinite

    Consider 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Here, the number increases by 1 and it has no limits or boundaries.
    Hence, the number is infinite as this count is unlimited and it will go forever.

Solved Example on Infinite

Ques: Identify an infinite set out of the four given set.

    Choices:
    A. P = {Set of natural numbers}
    B. Q = {Set of vowels}
    C. R = {Set of consonants}
    D. S = {Set of prime numbers less than 20}
    Correct Answer: A

Solution:

    Step 1: Something infinite has no limits or boundaries.
    Step 2: Here, the set of natural numbers contains infinite number of elements.
    Step 3: Hence, P = {Set of natural numbers} is an infinite set.