# T3 1/2 Space is not necessarily T2 Space

## Theorem

Let $T = \struct {S, \tau}$ be a be a $T_{3 \frac 1 2}$ space.

Then it is not necessarily the case that $T$ is a $T_2$ (Hausdorff) space.

## Proof

Let $S$ be a set and let $\PP$ be a partition on $S$ which is specifically not the (trivial) partition of singletons.

Let $T = \struct {S, \tau}$ be the partition space whose basis is $\PP$.

From Partition Topology is $T_{3 \frac 1 2}$, we have that $T$ is a $T_{3 \frac 1 2}$ space.

From Partition Topology is not Hausdorff, $T$ is not a $T_2$ (Hausdorff) space.

The result follows.

$\blacksquare$