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**jacks****Member**- Registered: 2012-11-21
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The no. of divisers of

which are is in the form of where n is a Natural no.Offline

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi jacks;

**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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**scientia****Member**- Registered: 2009-11-13
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The number of positive divisors of

(where the

are distinct primes) is .Offline

**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi scientia

He needs the divisors of the form 4n+1.

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**scientia****Member**- Registered: 2009-11-13
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Oops, pardon me.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi scientia

It's ok. Happens to me a lot, too.

Hi jacks

I believe bobbym's right.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**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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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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hi bobbym

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

*Last edited by bobbym (2013-02-26 07:44:53)*

**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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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Both!

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The mighty aardvark thanks you.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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What about bobbym?

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I will ask him when I see him but he is unpredictable. He does not take a compliment well.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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That's too bad. I really have a lot of compliments for him.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I happen to know you are one of his favorite people and he admires you very much.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Admires me for what?

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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He said he thinks you will be a fine adult and a great mathematician. He puts you in his top 5 of the best he has seen.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I'm not sure if that is a good measure, considering how much sunlight he sees.

Top 5 what?

And, either way, he is probably not correct.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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5 or so people that are amazing to him.

And, either way, he is probably not correct.

So when a person is headed for greatness and misses the mark by falling short, that person will still shine.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Amazing can also be in a negative way. I sure hope you don't mean that!

bobbym wrote:

So when a person is headed for greatness and misses the mark by falling short, that person will still shine.

Was this a question or a statement?

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm, the negative attributes of people do not amaze me, except at how stupid such people are to act that way.

I meant people of great ability.

It was a statement of course.

I am off to go shopping see you.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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How is a person meant for greatness supposed to shine if he doesn't do something great?

See you later. Please do not forget anything like you did last time.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hahhahahahahhahhahha?! Do you know who Dr. Mifune is? I did not think so! Well, he is a guy with a great laugh and I have copied it.

Shopping I must go.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Ok, see you.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Please do not forget anything like you did last time.

What? I am constant as the northern star. Forget? Impossible!

Dorothy: Your Majesty, if you were king, you wouldn't be afraid of anything?

Cowardly Lion: Not nobody! Not nohow!

Tin Woodsman: Not even a rhinoceros?

Cowardly Lion: Imposerous!

Dorothy: How about a hippopotamus?

Cowardly Lion: Why, I'd thrash him from top to bottomus!

Dorothy: Supposing you met an elephant?

Cowardly Lion: I'd wrap him up in cellephant!

Scarecrow: What if it were a brontosaurus?

Cowardly Lion: I'd show him who was king of the forest!

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

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