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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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2(-8 + 9) + 3 + 8 = 2(1) + 11 = 2 + 11 = 13

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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2 + 8 + 9 - 5 - 1 = 13

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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-( 2 + 8 - 9 ) + 7 + 7 = 13

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**Relentless****Member**- Registered: 2015-12-15
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The square root of 289 would have been useful for a lot of these.

Oops double post. 28990

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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2 + 9 - 0^0 + 3 = 13

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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**Relentless****Member**- Registered: 2015-12-15
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What is all this approximation rubbish, and 0^0? Seems quite unnecessary, even lazy, lol

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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zetafunc wrote:

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Shouldn't the numbers appear in order?

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Monox D. I-Fly wrote:

Shouldn't the numbers appear in order?

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I suppose that's a matter of personal preference. (As is using the numbers to make 13, incidentally.)

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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zetafunc wrote:

Monox D. I-Fly wrote:Shouldn't the numbers appear in order?

I suppose that's a matter of personal preference. (As is using the numbers to make 13, incidentally.)

Oh right.

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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Relentless wrote:

What is all this approximation rubbish, and 0^0? Seems quite unnecessary, even lazy, lol

You know, I can do it even worse.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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(2 + 9)1 - ( 4 - 6 ) = 13

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Relentless wrote:

What is all this approximation rubbish, and 0^0? Seems quite unnecessary, even lazy, lol

That "approximation rubbish" was inspired by the very beautiful result:

which can be shown using a rectangular contour with the residue theorem.

The integral I posted is zero.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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(2 * 9)1 - 7 + 2 = 13

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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2 + 9 + 1 + ( 9 - 8 ) = 13

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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**Relentless****Member**- Registered: 2015-12-15
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Hi, by approximation rubbish I specifically meant rounding the fourth roots, which would work for any of at least the last 80 posts

2+9+2+5*0

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