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#76 2013-03-18 07:17:41

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

Wouldn't beat that Ackermann function in post #73.

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#77 2013-03-18 11:01:16

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

9→9999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
999999999999999999999999→99999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999
09999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999

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#78 2013-03-18 11:04:10

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

Still not larger. It is not as nearly as large.

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#79 2013-03-18 11:49:44

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I Believe it has....NOT STOPPED! Anons number TO THE 1,000000000000000000000 POWER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11

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#80 2013-03-18 12:14:34

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Okay.

My number is the largest number writable with a 100 mathematical symbols.

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#81 2013-03-18 12:18:48

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

Hahahhahah
Kay.
99999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999 Million times anons number>

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#82 2013-03-18 13:45:22

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

Hmmm. Now couldn't someone just say +1?

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#83 2013-03-25 05:56:27

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What is the difinition of Graham's number?

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#84 2013-03-25 06:00:25

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Grahams number occurs in combinatorics it is the upper bound of graph theory problem in Ramsey theory.

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#85 2013-03-25 06:06:48

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Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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#86 2013-03-25 06:12:29

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Complicated enough

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#87 2013-03-25 06:13:51

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Hi Agnishom;

Very, very complicated. That bound is a joke.

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#88 2013-03-25 06:17:30

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joke? How?

What are the layers in the definition meant to be?

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#89 2013-03-25 06:18:35

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joke? How?

What are the layers in the definition meant to be?

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#90 2013-03-25 06:25:34

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Because it is too large to be really useful. It shows that they have little understanding of that problem.

For instance supposing you asked how many arrangements of something there were and I said more than 6 but less than
1982738376474848849494984848484899494904023827615552627176156172772727828288282726255353 would you be happy?

That problem is from Ramsey theory and if they know little I know less than little.

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#91 2013-03-25 06:32:29

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LOL

Consider an n-dimensional hypercube, and connect each pair of vertices to obtain a complete graph on 2n vertices. Then colour each of the edges of this graph either red or blue.
What is the smallest value of n for which every such colouring contains at least one single-coloured complete subgraph on 4 coplanar vertices?

Is this the problem?

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#92 2013-03-25 06:34:47

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I believe it is. Lots of jargon and few answers.

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#93 2013-03-25 13:22:16

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

Well, I can't think of anything, just a little cheat.

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#94 2013-03-25 18:41:33

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Hi;

That is not a number.

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#95 2013-03-25 19:33:59

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

K. :graham^:graham

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#96 2013-03-25 21:31:06

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But that doesn't make it larger than mine.

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#97 2013-03-25 21:33:37

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You could take a huge tower of those Graham's numbers and it would not equal yours.

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#98 2013-04-14 18:28:15

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

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#99 2013-04-14 18:42:17

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Nope, if you would extend that to 150 miles long his number is still bigger.

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#100 2013-04-14 18:45:16

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Re: Post more bigger numbers

Ugh!

graham^:inf:

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