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

I managed to type it up on my phone, but I'm afraid that's all I can do for now except explain it a little latex-free.

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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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Derived it myself using the method from the GFology

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

The book?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Yes the book.I only got to the chapter 2.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Very good! That is very impressive. Well done.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Thanks, but it's not much yet.Could you give me some easier problems I could work on to practise my GF knowledge.A link would be just fine.

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

I wish I could. They are very, very scarce. You learn them by trial and error and slowly.

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

Aren't there more problems that are done using GF's?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, but GF's are like everything else in mathematics, very iffy. The technique you used will not always work. Sometimes you can not get the recurrence or even a sequence of numbers.

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

KI said easier problems.So something I can use the method to get.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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This thread is for questions of a less demanding nature. I will put something in your Big O thread.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Sure can do.

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**Baffler #3**

**There are ten marbles in an urn. 3 red, 4 black and 3 blue. If the marbles are drawn from the urn and laid on a table in the order they were drawn what is the chance that all 3 types are together. Meaning the 3 reds are together, the 3 blue are together and the 4 blacks are together.**

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Hi bobbym,

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Hi gAr;

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

I got

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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That's 2:1000.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmmm. Who is counting?

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

i'm finally on my laptop

ask me what you want about that GF posted.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I think you are in the wrong thread are you not?

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

i'm not.look at #151.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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No questions on that one. The question is in the other thread concerning the supposed Tribonacci numbers.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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ok,then.

also,i'm now looking at the way of solving the problem you just posted using GF's.

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