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**Dallas Star****Guest**

who can guess the meaning of math? first one to guess correctly gets a free concert ticket!!

**Ubergeek****Member**- Registered: 2009-07-14
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Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.

Or

Math is the language with which God has written the universe.

"Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true."

Bertrand Russell

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Math is a big pain in the butt. Just when you think you understand something, someone gives you a problem with only a slight difference to the ones you've been doing and your stumped again.

Can I bring a date?

*Last edited by bobbym (2009-08-04 13:34:27)*

**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.**

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Is a fun challenge which never ends.

(Which concert?)

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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