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Math is not easy either

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It is when you do it the experimental way.

**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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Same goes for programming.

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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For some reason, I often like learning about programming, algorithms etc than actually programming - not that I do not like the latter.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Well of course Mr. Agnishom you do programming experimentally. That is why it is such fun.

**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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Thank you!

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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If you would learn to do math that way then...

**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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then it would make me dependent on computers?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hahahhahhahaha, you are already dependent on them.

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

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Yes, and I am not enjoying it.

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Why, are you not an immobile computer yourself?

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

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Of course, but I do not want to be dependent on another immobile computer.

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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So, everything in you life is governed by computers and everything is better we are constantly reminded. You are not being an immobile computer when you do math the way it was done thousands of years ago.

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

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How was it done thousands of years ago? I do not remember.

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Very good, you are one of 5 young people I have ever met that did not assume they knew about things they were not around to witness.

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

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It includes bobbym?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I am so old I was there.

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Post 1 has been updated.

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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I am 15, probably younger than you.

To know how old bobbym is, see: http://www.mathisfunforum.com/viewtopic.php?id=13652

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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How old are you? O.O btw how to pronounce "bobbym"

I would say bah bee em. I am 93.

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Here is a another bug. I logged out but I didn't.

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That has beenlisted already.

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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This bug is slightly different from the first one you listed. Here, I just click logout and then close the tab and reopen in. At that time, I am already logged in.

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