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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You will have many successes in the future. Everybody starts out bad.

**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 hope that is true. But my friends seemed not to have started out with a dozen rejections... they seemed pretty successful from the outset. Perhaps I ought to learn from them.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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They might fit in better than you do. I had the same experience.

**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**

Yes, I'm not sure if I fit in as well as the others, I am not a total outcast though. I just get the feeling I'm not really being considered by any girls, and in my current school I almost accept that because it has always been that way.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Perhaps you will do better a little later when you will be dealing with adults.

**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 am an adult...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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They are not, or at least they are not acting like adults.

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

So I may have to wait a while then...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That might be true, I do not know. If you have to, then you will do so.

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

It might be, given that I don't really like anyone at the moment.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Then you can hold out as long as it takes.

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Nothing from adriana yet, her party was yesterday. I wonder what it was like.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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If you are wondering then maybe you should have went to it.

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I mean, I am curious how much vomit there was, how many fights, broken needles and teenage pregnancies there were. There were also supposedly topless girls. I will never go.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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How many people does she throw parties for?

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

No idea...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It could be like this:

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Maybe that's what she went to. It is impossible to know for sure without talking to her.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is the state of education over here.

She probably passed out somewhere.

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Bunking is sort of bad at my school too, only a third turn up for registration. Heck, I don't even turn up most of the time, because every time I do go I always think that I should not have gone.

Hmm, that is possible.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Her parents were not at the party?

I am going to get some sleep see you later.

*Last edited by bobbym (2013-03-01 21:33:36)*

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

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I don't think so, but I will have to ask her if we ever talk again.

Okay, see you later.

**zetafunc.****Guest**

Also, is there any chance if you could determine if this is correct:

and if so, how good the convergence is? I went up to 10 terms and I got a 6.6% percentage error, which isn't enough to convince me that it converges...

**zetafunc.****Guest**

Never mind, don't bother. It doesn't converge at all and my general series is terrible.

**zetafunc.****Guest**

I read that the Fourier series of a function f(x) converges wherever it is differentiable. Is this true?