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#26 2012-07-05 04:38:22

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Very good! I wish him good luck.


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.
 

#27 2012-07-06 07:38:55

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Re: Bus stop

bobbym wrote:

Very good! I wish him good luck.

Thank you so much bobbym!

 

#28 2012-07-06 07:54:42

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Hi anna_gg;

Your welcome. Just do not let him turn into one of those math types that start every proof with the words, "let g be a group" or "let G be a metric." 441 pages later they finish off with "which is what we set out to prove!"


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.
 

#29 2012-07-08 21:02:03

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bobbym wrote:

Hi anna_gg;

Your welcome. Just do not let him turn into one of those math types that start every proof with the words, "let g be a group" or "let G be a metric." 441 pages later they finish off with "which is what we set out to prove!"

LOL Indeed!!!

 

#30 2012-07-08 21:56:43

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Hi anna_gg;

I was just being cynical or ugly or cynically ugly. I suppose that even those people have a place in the world.


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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