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**zetafunc.****Guest**

What is that method?

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
- Posts: 93,914

Hi;

If you know the form you want you can curve fit.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I don't follow... how will curve fitting help you factorise a^6 + 8b^6 for example?