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## #1 2008-09-27 02:23:59

Bailey Freeland
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math is very boaring  but the games are awesome!!!!

:lol::cool:

## #2 2008-09-27 14:02:28

Tigeree
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Welcome to the forum Bailey Freeland!
Hope you enjoy ur time here.
Math can b fun if u make it that way.

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## #3 2008-10-03 21:53:32

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hey. i`m from sweden and i was wondering something.... why do you have such a complicated measuring system. you have like 3 , 17 and 1670 or something.... but in sweden(europe) we have like evrything is devided in 10 or multiplayed....

P.S srry for my bad english D.S

## #4 2008-10-05 10:54:26

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#### toyjons wrote:

hey. i`m from sweden and i was wondering something.... why do you have such a complicated measuring system. you have like 3 , 17 and 1670 or something.... but in sweden(europe) we have like evrything is devided in 10 or multiplayed....

P.S srry for my bad english D.S

Yeah, like :

5,280 feet = 1 mile
3 feet = 1 yard etc... you mean like that ?

When I was in grade school (I'm American btw), the teachers told us that the US would go metric for certain. I am disappointed that it hasn't. We are exposed to a bit more metric system than back then (the '70's in my case), but we are still using the old English system. Even the British (correct me if I am wrong ! please ) are using metrics !

But I think the answer, Toyjons, to your question is that in America's case, it is part stubborness, and habit. Or arrogance and laziness, not sure.

## #5 2009-04-09 11:47:08

quittyqat
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I'll be here at least once every month. XP

## #6 2009-04-09 11:48:19

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I'll be here at least once every month. XP

## #7 2009-04-19 16:10:40

bobbym

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Hi quittyqat;

I got this one!

bobbym

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

## #8 2009-04-21 11:57:49

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You got it!

P.S. What is the reciprocal of 4?

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## #9 2009-04-21 17:24:37

bobbym

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In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

## #10 2009-05-22 02:21:59

Sarah12
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:cool:well there is lots of games,that you can play on here math is nice but you have to have math for School.!!!!

## #11 2009-05-22 06:33:48

bobbym

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Who says!

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

## #12 2009-06-21 21:21:20

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Teachers say, thats who.

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
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## #13 2009-06-21 21:40:15

ganesh
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Character is who you are when no one is looking.