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## #751 2012-08-20 03:28:28

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Let me know if you need to see some pseudocode.

See you in a bit.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #752 2012-08-21 00:19:15

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Hi bobbym

I found the bug in the code I wrote and fixed it. It now got the correct answer and I got the decathlete badge.

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #753 2012-08-21 06:12:59

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Hi;

Very good! The solving of a Euler Project problem is a worthy achievement.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #754 2012-08-21 06:49:11

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I have about 14-15 for now. Some of them are hard to solve and some of them are just exausting.

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #755 2012-08-21 06:51:11

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In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #756 2012-08-21 06:51:59

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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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #757 2012-08-21 06:55:45

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Do you enjoy the vigor that comes from your youth?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #758 2012-08-21 06:57:36

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Yeah.

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #759 2012-08-21 06:59:29

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Okay, want to know the secret of Einstein, Edison and ole m?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #760 2012-08-21 07:01:00

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Very much.

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #761 2012-08-21 07:08:24

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Genius is 2% inspiration and 98% perspiration.

A man has to do a lot of sweating before he earns the right to perspire.

If I have done better than others it is because I work on problems a little bit longer than they do.

and some of them are just exausting.

Relish those! When you think you are exhausted, you are not. Call upon your hidden energy reserves, that will make all the difference.

To be the World Champion you do not have to be much better than your opponents. You just have to be slightly better and work a little harder.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #762 2012-08-21 07:15:35

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Okay. I will remember that.

Got more problems?

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #763 2012-08-21 07:16:37

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Oh yes, many of them. I am running out of soda!

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #764 2012-08-21 08:44:00

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Then buy a soda and post a problem. Not necessarily here, though.

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #765 2012-08-21 09:01:14

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New problem:

A gets another job after his fiasco. He is asked to solve this problem:

He is asked to get all real roots.

He takes it over to Wolfram Alpha and gets x = 80. He hands that in to the physicists and sits back in his chair and lights up his pipe, another easy math problem he chortles!

The physicists complain to his superior and he is fired again. He runs to B.

A says) I used Alpha's answer and they fired me. Why?

B says) You really are a pure mathematician aren't you. You missed a root!

C says)Kaboobly doo doo! A got all the real roots. Great job A. You could work for me anytime!

D says) What is a root?

E says) A is wrong again. Hate to say it but B is right. Ya missed one and by the the way I would not hire A.

A says) B, are you saying Alpha is wrong? I knew those CAS were garbage, I am suing them for 250 million dollars!

B says) A CAS is like any other tool, you got to know how to use it. You used it like a baby.

C says) Don't you call A a baby! Those are fighting words where I come from.

E says) You and A come from the land of kaboobly doo.

Was A fired incorrectly?

Now to get that soda.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #766 2012-08-21 09:19:58

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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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #767 2012-08-21 14:31:54

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Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #768 2012-08-21 21:29:16

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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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #769 2012-08-21 21:30:33

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Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #770 2012-08-21 21:34:19

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Hi

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #771 2012-08-21 21:42:26

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In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #772 2012-08-21 21:58:45

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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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #773 2012-08-21 22:12:21

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Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.

## #774 2012-08-21 22:26:42

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Hi

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
“A secret's worth depends on the people from whom it must be kept.” ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

## #775 2012-08-21 22:37:25

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Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
90% of mathematicians do not understand 90% of currently published mathematics.
I am willing to wager that over 75% of the new words that appeared were nothing more than spelling errors that caught on.