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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi bobbym

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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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bobbym wrote:

New Problem:

What is the ratio of the area of ΔABC to ΔEBD?

Given:

The line passing through E and D is tangent to the circle at D.

AC = AB

CAB is a right angle.

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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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bobbym wrote:

New Problem:

How many solutions are there to,

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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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Hi bobbym

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Hi;

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Well,yeah. That is the GF that gAr used.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Then I think you are done with those. Oh wait, the two triangle one had an additional question that I asked a couple of posts back.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Yeah, I've seen it. What other way?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The experimental mathematics way of course!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm. Yes, that might work. I wonder where we could find a ready made geogebra demonstration. One already done for us. What a great thing that would be.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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And where can we find that?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Maybe someday there will be one created.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Wait, why would we need a Geogebra demo anyway?

Btw, I cannot figure out what's wrong with my solution to http://projecteuler.net/problem=8. I am getting 78246.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Doesn't 9^5 = 59049?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Do you see 99999 in that huge number?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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But isn't that the maximum possible?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I am debugging now.

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Hi;

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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How'd you get it?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Small mathematica program. Basic algorithm, nothing fancy.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Okay.

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