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Find all pairsFind all pairs (a,b) of integers Last edited by tony123 (20090905 10:39:25) #2 20090906 11:25:04
Re: Find all pairsI don't believe there are any integers because... Last edited by Fruityloop (20090906 11:32:52) The eclipses from Algol (an eclipsing binary star) come further apart in time when the Earth is moving away from Algol and closer together in time when the Earth is moving towards Algol, thereby proving that the speed of light is variable and that Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity is wrong. #3 20090906 15:24:19
Re: Find all pairsHi; 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. #4 20090906 22:46:48
Re: Find all pairsGood job Bobbym! Last edited by Fruityloop (20090906 22:54:52) The eclipses from Algol (an eclipsing binary star) come further apart in time when the Earth is moving away from Algol and closer together in time when the Earth is moving towards Algol, thereby proving that the speed of light is variable and that Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity is wrong. #5 20090906 23:11:47
Re: Find all pairsHi Fruityloop; 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. #6 20091028 04:20:20
Re: Find all pairsHi Tony123; That shows that 6021 can be factored into an integer square and another term. Also there are no negative solutions (If b were negative b^2 would of course be positive) We could either try all 8 factors 2 at a time or notice that one factor has to be a square. Only 1 and 9 are possible. 1 doesn't work but 9 does. b^2 = 9 > b=3. The only solutions are: 3,18 and 18,3. 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. 