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Re: Oral puzzlesHi; 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. #2352 20121216 18:10:30
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2353 20121216 20:17:51
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh; 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. #2354 20121217 18:26:18
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2355 20121217 20:54:01
Re: Oral puzzlesHi; 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. #2356 20121218 17:29:40
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2357 20121218 20:28:37
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh; 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. #2358 20121219 19:07:26
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, #1678. The houses of a row are numbered consecutively from 1 to 49. Show that there is a value of x such that the sum of the numbers of the houses preceding the house numbered x is equal to the sum of the numbers of the following it. Find this value of x. Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2359 20121219 21:04:48
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh; 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. #2360 20121220 17:46:11
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2361 20121220 19:23:43
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh; 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. #2362 20121221 17:47:43
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2363 20121221 20:12:17
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh 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 #2364 20121221 20:35:55
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh; 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. #2365 20121221 22:58:11
Re: Oral puzzlesHi anonimnystefy and bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2366 20121221 23:01:05
Re: Oral puzzlesHi; 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. #2367 20121222 05:38:06
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh 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 #2368 20121222 17:52:15
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym and anonimnystefy, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2369 20121222 21:48:22
Re: Oral puzzlesHi; 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. #2370 20121223 18:21:13
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2371 20121223 21:01:50
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh; 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. #2372 20121223 22:16:25
Re: Oral puzzlesHi ganesh 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 #2373 20121224 17:51:07
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym and anonimnystefy, Character is who you are when no one is looking. #2374 20121224 18:13:29
Re: Oral puzzlesHi; 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. #2375 20121225 18:12:03
Re: Oral puzzlesHi bobbym, Character is who you are when no one is looking. 