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#1426 2012-04-07 01:00:46

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hi bobbym

The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1427 2012-04-07 01:01:53

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Hi;

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.

#1428 2012-04-07 01:07:38

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Are you sure?

The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1429 2012-04-07 01:09:15

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What is the sum of the distances that you get from your point to the 3 vertices?

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.

#1430 2012-04-15 13:17:18

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Hi bobbym

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The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1431 2012-04-15 14:16:56

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Hello, I come with a problem, I leave to be seen.

How de you place 8 queens on a chess board so that does not attack each other?

(I found 64 solutions)

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"... And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we're liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others."

#1432 2012-04-15 14:21:23

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Hi mathmatiKs;

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.

#1433 2012-04-15 14:21:41

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Hi mathematiKs

Welcome to the forum!

Here is link related to that puzzle:The Eight-Queens Puzzle

The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1434 2012-04-15 14:38:07

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Hi anonimnystefy;

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.

#1435 2012-04-15 14:40:02

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The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1436 2012-04-15 14:45:04

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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.

#1437 2012-04-15 14:49:27

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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.

#1438 2012-04-15 14:53:28

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Sorry,wrong numbers...

The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1439 2012-04-15 14:58:01

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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.

#1440 2012-04-15 17:51:14

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Hi bobbym

The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

#1441 2012-04-15 22:24:07

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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.

#1442 2012-06-07 10:41:48

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New problem:

A group of teachers is preparing examinations. Each test contains 4 different problems, chosen from a master list of 15 problems. Two different tests have at most one problem in common. What is the biggest number of tests that can be formed?

A says) 123454321 different tests.

B says) How did you come up with that?

A says) Parity and the properties of hyperharmonic series.

C says) Darn good answer A!

A says) Thanks, but the hyperharmonics are my specialty.

D says) I did not get that A. I counted them up and got...

A says) Hold on right there D. There is your mistake. Computation can never replace pure mathematics.

E says) You hold on, you are saying that he counted wrong?

A says) Counting, Schmounting! It is not whether or not you get the right answer but how beautifully you structure the answer that counts.

E says) Or mangle it as in your case. B, what did you get?

B says) I got 1351350 but I am not sure.

What do you get?

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.

#1443 2012-06-24 19:39:54

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Hi bobbym,

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#1444 2012-06-24 21:04:29

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Hi gAr;

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.

#1445 2012-06-24 21:18:02

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Hi bobbym,

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#1446 2012-06-24 21:28:04

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Hi gAr;

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.

#1447 2012-06-24 21:42:15

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Hi,

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#1448 2012-06-24 21:47:07

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Re: Is this cool with you?

Hi gAr;

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.

#1449 2012-06-24 21:53:49

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Thanks!
I was wondering if there's a generalization to this.
From oeis, for selecting 2 questions, the sequence is called Tritriangular numbers, but could not find anything beyond 2 questions.

Nice problem!

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#1450 2012-06-24 21:57:52

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Hi gAr;

I did not think to look over there. Thanks for telling me.

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.