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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Hi;

Do not worry about me and math problems. The problems always win as I rarely solve them.

Going to do a basic maths course for now.

Sometimes you have to go back to basics to move ahead. Have faith.

**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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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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bobbym wrote:

The problems always win as I rarely solve them.

I find that hard to believe.

If only there were a really good maths site, where you could post your problem.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Hi;

If only there were a really good maths site, where you could post your problem.

Already found that site.

The people over here have straightened out my thinking more than once. I got a free education just reading the posts, I am grateful.

**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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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi mandy here anyone out there doing a basic maths course if so let me know please it would be good to have someone to send messages to?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi bob bundy mandy here. I have just been on the phone and sorted out the everyday maths course so this is what will happen? I will leave the gcse maths course and do exam in summer 2014 not. Summer 2013 ok the everyday maths course ends in June 2013 ok? After filling in forms and sent back to them. They will send me my course work to me there is no exam to do with this course ok? You just get a stifiter to say you did the course. Ok?

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar mandy here glad you got my message ok? Just wondered are you doing a maths course then or not if so witch one are you doing then? Send message back now please?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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Yes, I'm here, sorry, was trying to read through the post. No, I'm actually self learning. From reading though, it seems you had a few problems in school, I can definitely relate to that...unfortunately. As for what I'm learning, I'm still trying to learn calculus, but I often...review things (like from algebra), to make sure I have a good grasp and understanding of them. Um...I noticed bob bundy was talking in huge letters, did you want me to do the same?

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature ever seeks an end. -Aristotle

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar. Mandy here yes please can you write in big for me? I don't know if you. Notice. That I am a bit dyslexia ok? Hope no problem for you ok? I used a blackberry playbook tablet. And it comes up with the words I need to. Choose from so it makes it easy for me to write? Can you reply back to me please?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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Sorry, I'm here, I'm just trying to figure the huge text out, I haven't done it before, but my **next** post **should** be in larger text, sorry for the wait...

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature ever seeks an end. -Aristotle

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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*Last edited by Calligar (2012-11-21 04:08:13)*

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature ever seeks an end. -Aristotle

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar if you are having problems with typing in big letters then ask bob bundy how to do this as he has help me out a lot? want for message from you?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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*Last edited by Calligar (2012-11-21 05:30:29)*

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar the size of the words are fine thanks send messages ok?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar what do you mean send messages. And somewhere besides herd? Let me know please? Wright back now please?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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mandy jane wrote:

Hi calligar the size of the words are fine thanks send messages ok?

*Last edited by Calligar (2012-11-21 05:29:32)*

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar. When I say send messages I talk to bobbym and bob bundy about the weather andwhat I am doing apart from maths question as well that is what I meant? Hope you understand now? Send me message back please?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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*Last edited by Calligar (2012-11-21 04:36:00)*

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar. Beore I go what is your weather like? Are weather over here is wet? The time here is 4.37pm on Wednesday 21 November.what is the time over there then?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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*Last edited by Calligar (2012-11-21 05:25:56)*

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi calligar. Thanks for message speak to you tomorrow ok hope you understand that as I am dyslexia some of my messages might be. Spell. Wrong get om? If you like you can send me your last message for today ok?

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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*Last edited by Calligar (2012-11-21 05:23:19)*

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Calligar

I see you've got the hang of the large text.

Well done.

I try to keep to short sentences too,

so it all fits into one screen,

with no side scrolling needed.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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