The standard finite types

Content created by Egbert Rijke, Fredrik Bakke, Jonathan Prieto-Cubides, Amélia Liao, Maša Žaucer, Matthias Hutzler and Victor Blanchi.

Created on 2022-02-28.
Last modified on 2024-02-06.

module univalent-combinatorics.standard-finite-types where
open import elementary-number-theory.equality-natural-numbers
open import elementary-number-theory.inequality-natural-numbers
open import elementary-number-theory.natural-numbers
open import elementary-number-theory.strict-inequality-natural-numbers

open import foundation.action-on-higher-identifications-functions
open import foundation.action-on-identifications-functions
open import foundation.contractible-types
open import foundation.coproduct-types
open import foundation.decidable-types
open import foundation.dependent-pair-types
open import foundation.embeddings
open import foundation.empty-types
open import foundation.equality-coproduct-types
open import foundation.equivalence-injective-type-families
open import foundation.equivalences
open import foundation.equivalences-maybe
open import foundation.function-types
open import foundation.homotopies
open import foundation.identity-types
open import foundation.injective-maps
open import foundation.negated-equality
open import foundation.negation
open import foundation.noncontractible-types
open import foundation.preunivalent-type-families
open import foundation.raising-universe-levels
open import foundation.retractions
open import foundation.sections
open import foundation.sets
open import foundation.transport-along-identifications
open import foundation.unit-type
open import foundation.universe-levels

open import structured-types.types-equipped-with-endomorphisms


The standard finite types are defined inductively by Fin 0 := empty and Fin (n+1) := (Fin n) + 1. Note that the outermost coproduct (i.e. the inr injection) is the top element, when Fin n is considered as an initial segment of .


The standard finite types in universe level zero

Fin-Set :   Set lzero
Fin-Set zero-ℕ = empty-Set
Fin-Set (succ-ℕ n) = coproduct-Set (Fin-Set n) unit-Set

Fin :   UU lzero
Fin n = type-Set (Fin-Set n)

is-set-Fin : (n : )  is-set (Fin n)
is-set-Fin n = is-set-type-Set (Fin-Set n)

inl-Fin :
  (k : )  Fin k  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
inl-Fin k = inl

emb-inl-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
pr1 (emb-inl-Fin k) = inl-Fin k
pr2 (emb-inl-Fin k) = is-emb-inl (Fin k) unit

neg-one-Fin : (k : )  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
neg-one-Fin k = inr star

is-neg-one-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  UU lzero
is-neg-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x = x  neg-one-Fin k

neg-two-Fin : (k : )  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
neg-two-Fin zero-ℕ = inr star
neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k) = inl (inr star)

is-inl-Fin : (k : )  Fin (succ-ℕ k)  UU lzero
is-inl-Fin k x = Σ (Fin k)  y  inl y  x)

is-neg-one-is-not-inl-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin (succ-ℕ k)) 
  ¬ (is-inl-Fin k x)  is-neg-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x
is-neg-one-is-not-inl-Fin k (inl x) H = ex-falso (H (x , refl))
is-neg-one-is-not-inl-Fin k (inr star) H = refl

inr-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
inr-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = inl (inr-Fin k x)
inr-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = inr star

neq-inl-Fin-inr-Fin :
  (n : )  (k : Fin n)  inl-Fin n k  inr-Fin n k
neq-inl-Fin-inr-Fin (succ-ℕ n) (inl k) =
  neq-inl-Fin-inr-Fin n k  is-injective-inl
neq-inl-Fin-inr-Fin (succ-ℕ n) (inr star) = neq-inl-inr

neq-inr-Fin-inl-Fin :
  (n : )  (k : Fin n)  inr-Fin n k  inl-Fin n k
neq-inr-Fin-inl-Fin (succ-ℕ n) (inl k) =
  neq-inr-Fin-inl-Fin n k  is-injective-inl
neq-inr-Fin-inl-Fin (succ-ℕ n) (inr k) = neq-inr-inl

The standard finite types in an arbitrary universe

raise-Fin : (l : Level) (k : )  UU l
raise-Fin l k = raise l (Fin k)

compute-raise-Fin : (l : Level) (k : )  Fin k  raise-Fin l k
compute-raise-Fin l k = compute-raise l (Fin k)

map-raise-Fin : (l : Level) (k : )  Fin k  raise-Fin l k
map-raise-Fin l k = map-raise

raise-Fin-Set : (l : Level) (k : )  Set l
raise-Fin-Set l k = raise-Set l (Fin-Set k)


Being on the left is decidable

is-decidable-is-inl-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin (succ-ℕ k))  is-decidable (is-inl-Fin k x)
is-decidable-is-inl-Fin k (inl x) = inl (x , refl)
is-decidable-is-inl-Fin k (inr star) = inr α
  α : is-inl-Fin k (inr star)  empty
  α (y , ())

Fin 1 is contractible

map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ : Fin 1  unit
map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ (inr star) = star

inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ : unit  Fin 1
inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ star = inr star

is-section-inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ :
  ( map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ  inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ) ~ id
is-section-inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ star = refl

is-retraction-inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ :
  ( inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ  map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ) ~ id
is-retraction-inv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ (inr star) = refl

is-equiv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ : is-equiv map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ
is-equiv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ =

equiv-Fin-one-ℕ : Fin 1  unit
pr1 equiv-Fin-one-ℕ = map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ
pr2 equiv-Fin-one-ℕ = is-equiv-map-equiv-Fin-one-ℕ

is-contr-Fin-one-ℕ : is-contr (Fin 1)
is-contr-Fin-one-ℕ = is-contr-equiv unit equiv-Fin-one-ℕ is-contr-unit

is-not-contractible-Fin :
  (k : )  is-not-one-ℕ k  is-not-contractible (Fin k)
is-not-contractible-Fin zero-ℕ f = is-not-contractible-empty
is-not-contractible-Fin (succ-ℕ zero-ℕ) f C = f refl
is-not-contractible-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) f C =
  neq-inl-inr (eq-is-contr' C (neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k)) (neg-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k)))

The inclusion of Fin k into

nat-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  
nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = nat-Fin k x
nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr x) = k

nat-Fin-reverse : (k : )  Fin k  
nat-Fin-reverse (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = succ-ℕ (nat-Fin k x)
nat-Fin-reverse (succ-ℕ k) (inr x) = 0

strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin : (k : ) (x : Fin k)  le-ℕ (nat-Fin k x) k
strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) =
    ( nat-Fin k x)
    ( k)
    ( succ-ℕ k)
    ( strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin k x)
    ( succ-le-ℕ k)
strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) =
  succ-le-ℕ k

upper-bound-nat-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin (succ-ℕ k))  leq-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x) k
upper-bound-nat-Fin zero-ℕ (inr star) = star
upper-bound-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) =
  preserves-leq-succ-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x) k (upper-bound-nat-Fin k x)
upper-bound-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = refl-leq-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)

upper-bound-nat-Fin' :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k)  leq-ℕ (nat-Fin k x) k
upper-bound-nat-Fin' k x =
  leq-le-ℕ (nat-Fin k x) k (strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin k x)

is-injective-nat-Fin : (k : )  is-injective (nat-Fin k)
is-injective-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inl x} {inl y} p =
  ap inl (is-injective-nat-Fin k p)
is-injective-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inl x} {inr star} p =
  ex-falso (neq-le-ℕ (strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin k x) p)
is-injective-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inr star} {inl y} p =
  ex-falso (neq-le-ℕ (strict-upper-bound-nat-Fin k y) (inv p))
is-injective-nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inr star} {inr star} p =

is-emb-nat-Fin : (k : )  is-emb (nat-Fin k)
is-emb-nat-Fin k = is-emb-is-injective is-set-ℕ (is-injective-nat-Fin k)

emb-nat-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  
pr1 (emb-nat-Fin k) = nat-Fin k
pr2 (emb-nat-Fin k) = is-emb-nat-Fin k

The zero elements in the standard finite types

zero-Fin : (k : )  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
zero-Fin zero-ℕ = inr star
zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) = inl (zero-Fin k)

is-zero-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  UU lzero
is-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x = x  zero-Fin k

is-zero-Fin' : (k : )  Fin k  UU lzero
is-zero-Fin' (succ-ℕ k) x = zero-Fin k  x

is-nonzero-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  UU lzero
is-nonzero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x = ¬ (is-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x)

The successor function on the standard finite types

skip-zero-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = inl (skip-zero-Fin k x)
skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = inr star

succ-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin k
succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = skip-zero-Fin k x
succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = (zero-Fin k)

Fin-Type-With-Endomorphism :   Type-With-Endomorphism lzero
pr1 (Fin-Type-With-Endomorphism k) = Fin k
pr2 (Fin-Type-With-Endomorphism k) = succ-Fin k
is-zero-nat-zero-Fin : {k : }  is-zero-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (zero-Fin k))
is-zero-nat-zero-Fin {zero-ℕ} = refl
is-zero-nat-zero-Fin {succ-ℕ k} = is-zero-nat-zero-Fin {k}

nat-skip-zero-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k) 
  nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (skip-zero-Fin k x)  succ-ℕ (nat-Fin k x)
nat-skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = nat-skip-zero-Fin k x
nat-skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = refl

nat-succ-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k) 
  nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x))  succ-ℕ (nat-Fin k x)
nat-succ-Fin k x = nat-skip-zero-Fin k x

nat-inr-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k)  nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr-Fin k x)  succ-ℕ (nat-Fin k x)
nat-inr-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = nat-inr-Fin k x
nat-inr-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = refl
one-Fin : (k : )  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
one-Fin k = succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (zero-Fin k)

is-one-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  UU lzero
is-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x = x  one-Fin k

is-zero-or-one-Fin-two-ℕ :
  (x : Fin 2)  (is-zero-Fin 2 x) + (is-one-Fin 2 x)
is-zero-or-one-Fin-two-ℕ (inl (inr star)) = inl refl
is-zero-or-one-Fin-two-ℕ (inr star) = inr refl

is-one-nat-one-Fin :
  (k : )  is-one-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (one-Fin (succ-ℕ k)))
is-one-nat-one-Fin zero-ℕ = refl
is-one-nat-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k) = is-one-nat-one-Fin k
is-injective-inl-Fin : (k : )  is-injective (inl-Fin k)
is-injective-inl-Fin k refl = refl

Exercise 7.5 (c)

neq-zero-skip-zero-Fin :
  {k : } {x : Fin k} 
  is-nonzero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (skip-zero-Fin k x)
neq-zero-skip-zero-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {inl x} p =
  neq-zero-skip-zero-Fin {k = k} {x = x} (is-injective-inl-Fin (succ-ℕ k) p)

neq-zero-succ-Fin :
  {k : } {x : Fin k} 
  is-nonzero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl-Fin k x))
neq-zero-succ-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {inl x} p =
  neq-zero-succ-Fin (is-injective-inl-Fin (succ-ℕ k) p)
neq-zero-succ-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {inr star} ()

Exercise 7.5 (d)

is-injective-skip-zero-Fin : (k : )  is-injective (skip-zero-Fin k)
is-injective-skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inl x} {inl y} p =
  ap inl (is-injective-skip-zero-Fin k (is-injective-inl-Fin (succ-ℕ k) p))
is-injective-skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inl x} {inr star} ()
is-injective-skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inr star} {inl y} ()
is-injective-skip-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inr star} {inr star} p = refl

is-injective-succ-Fin : (k : )  is-injective (succ-Fin k)
is-injective-succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inl x} {inl y} p =
  ap inl (is-injective-skip-zero-Fin k {x} {y} p)
is-injective-succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inl x} {inr star} p =
  ex-falso (neq-zero-succ-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {inl x} (ap inl p))
is-injective-succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inr star} {inl y} p =
  ex-falso (neq-zero-succ-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {inl y} (ap inl (inv p)))
is-injective-succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) {inr star} {inr star} p = refl

We define a function skip-neg-two-Fin in order to define pred-Fin.

skip-neg-two-Fin :
  (k : )  Fin k  Fin (succ-ℕ k)
skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = inl (inl x)
skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr x) = neg-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k)

We define the predecessor function on Fin k.

pred-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin k
pred-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = skip-neg-two-Fin k (pred-Fin k x)
pred-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr x) = neg-two-Fin k

We now turn to the exercise.

pred-zero-Fin :
  (k : )  is-neg-one-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (pred-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (zero-Fin k))
pred-zero-Fin (zero-ℕ) = refl
pred-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k) = ap (skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k)) (pred-zero-Fin k)

succ-skip-neg-two-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin (succ-ℕ k)) 
  succ-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x) 
  inl (succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x)
succ-skip-neg-two-Fin zero-ℕ (inr star) = refl
succ-skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) = refl
succ-skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) = refl

is-section-pred-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k)  succ-Fin k (pred-Fin k x)  x
is-section-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ zero-ℕ) (inr star) = refl
is-section-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (inl x) =
  ( succ-skip-neg-two-Fin k (pred-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x)) 
  ( ap inl (is-section-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ k) x))
is-section-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (inr star) = refl

is-retraction-pred-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k)  pred-Fin k (succ-Fin k x)  x
is-retraction-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ zero-ℕ) (inr star) = refl
is-retraction-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (inl (inl x)) =
  ap (skip-neg-two-Fin (succ-ℕ k)) (is-retraction-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x))
is-retraction-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (inl (inr star)) = refl
is-retraction-pred-Fin (succ-ℕ (succ-ℕ k)) (inr star) = pred-zero-Fin (succ-ℕ k)

is-equiv-succ-Fin : (k : )  is-equiv (succ-Fin k)
pr1 (pr1 (is-equiv-succ-Fin k)) = pred-Fin k
pr2 (pr1 (is-equiv-succ-Fin k)) = is-section-pred-Fin k
pr1 (pr2 (is-equiv-succ-Fin k)) = pred-Fin k
pr2 (pr2 (is-equiv-succ-Fin k)) = is-retraction-pred-Fin k

equiv-succ-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin k
pr1 (equiv-succ-Fin k) = succ-Fin k
pr2 (equiv-succ-Fin k) = is-equiv-succ-Fin k

is-equiv-pred-Fin : (k : )  is-equiv (pred-Fin k)
pr1 (pr1 (is-equiv-pred-Fin k)) = succ-Fin k
pr2 (pr1 (is-equiv-pred-Fin k)) = is-retraction-pred-Fin k
pr1 (pr2 (is-equiv-pred-Fin k)) = succ-Fin k
pr2 (pr2 (is-equiv-pred-Fin k)) = is-section-pred-Fin k

equiv-pred-Fin : (k : )  Fin k  Fin k
pr1 (equiv-pred-Fin k) = pred-Fin k
pr2 (equiv-pred-Fin k) = is-equiv-pred-Fin k
leq-nat-succ-Fin :
  (k : ) (x : Fin k)  leq-ℕ (nat-Fin k (succ-Fin k x)) (succ-ℕ (nat-Fin k x))
leq-nat-succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x) =
    ( nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (skip-zero-Fin k x))
    ( succ-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inl x)))
    ( nat-skip-zero-Fin k x)
leq-nat-succ-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star) =
    ( succ-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star)))
    ( is-zero-nat-zero-Fin {succ-ℕ k})
    ( leq-zero-ℕ (succ-ℕ (nat-Fin (succ-ℕ k) (inr star))))

Fin is injective

is-equivalence-injective-Fin : is-equivalence-injective Fin
is-equivalence-injective-Fin {zero-ℕ} {zero-ℕ} e =
is-equivalence-injective-Fin {zero-ℕ} {succ-ℕ l} e =
  ex-falso (map-inv-equiv e (zero-Fin l))
is-equivalence-injective-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {zero-ℕ} e =
  ex-falso (map-equiv e (zero-Fin k))
is-equivalence-injective-Fin {succ-ℕ k} {succ-ℕ l} e =
  ap succ-ℕ (is-equivalence-injective-Fin (equiv-equiv-Maybe e))

  is-injective-Fin : is-injective Fin
  is-injective-Fin =
    is-injective-is-equivalence-injective is-equivalence-injective-Fin

compute-is-equivalence-injective-Fin-id-equiv :
  {n : }  is-equivalence-injective-Fin {n} {n} id-equiv  refl
compute-is-equivalence-injective-Fin-id-equiv {zero-ℕ} = refl
compute-is-equivalence-injective-Fin-id-equiv {succ-ℕ n} =
  ap² succ-ℕ
    ( ( ap is-equivalence-injective-Fin compute-equiv-equiv-Maybe-id-equiv) 
      ( compute-is-equivalence-injective-Fin-id-equiv {n}))

Fin is a preunivalent type family

The proof does not rely on the (pre-)univalence axiom.

is-section-on-diagonal-is-equivalence-injective-Fin :
  {n : } 
  equiv-tr Fin (is-equivalence-injective-Fin {n} {n} id-equiv)  id-equiv
is-section-on-diagonal-is-equivalence-injective-Fin =
  ap (equiv-tr Fin) compute-is-equivalence-injective-Fin-id-equiv

is-retraction-is-equivalence-injective-Fin :
  {n m : } 
  is-retraction (equiv-tr Fin) (is-equivalence-injective-Fin {n} {m})
is-retraction-is-equivalence-injective-Fin refl =

retraction-equiv-tr-Fin : (n m : )  retraction (equiv-tr Fin {n} {m})
pr1 (retraction-equiv-tr-Fin n m) = is-equivalence-injective-Fin
pr2 (retraction-equiv-tr-Fin n m) = is-retraction-is-equivalence-injective-Fin

is-preunivalent-Fin : is-preunivalent Fin
is-preunivalent-Fin =
  is-preunivalent-retraction-equiv-tr-Set Fin-Set retraction-equiv-tr-Fin

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