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## #351 2013-04-02 17:54:08

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

34661

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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## #352 2013-04-02 20:14:02

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

80^2 + 102^2 + 134^2 = 34760

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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## #353 2013-04-03 11:11:13

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

34869

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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## #354 2013-04-03 13:42:30

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

92^2 + 98^2 + 130^2 = 34968

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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## #355 2013-04-03 14:10:52

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

35067

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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## #356 2013-04-03 14:31:36

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

94^2 + 101^2 + 127^2 = 35166

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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## #357 2013-04-04 14:45:05

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

35265

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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## #358 2013-04-04 19:26:37

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

92^2 + 100^2 + 130^2 = 35364

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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## #359 2013-04-06 11:58:52

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

35463

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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## #360 2013-04-06 19:53:18

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

92^2 + 97^2 + 133^2 = 35562

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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## #361 2013-04-06 20:24:55

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

35661

How are you getting those expansions?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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## #362 2013-04-06 20:27:26

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By a program that does them for me.

52^2 + 116^2 + 140^2 = 35760

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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## #363 2013-04-06 20:32:02

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

35859

Mathematica?

Do you have a proof that this can be done as for all numbers?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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## #364 2013-04-06 20:35:40

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Mathematica yes.

Sum of squares? Yes there is a proof.

74^2 + 91^2 + 149^2 = 35958

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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## #365 2013-04-07 00:54:47

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

36057

Will you please post it?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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## #366 2013-04-07 01:00:20

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91^2 + 93^2 + 95^2 + 101^2 = 36156

``````PowersRepresentations[36156, 4, 2]//Last

yields:{91,93,95,101}``````

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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## #367 2013-04-07 01:04:38

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

36255

But ..... The proof?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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## #368 2013-04-07 01:07:46

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The proof? What proof are we talking about?

2 x 107^2 + 116^2 = 36354

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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## #369 2013-04-07 01:48:50

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

36453

bobbym wrote:

Sum of squares? Yes there is a proof

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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## #370 2013-04-07 01:56:18

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I think it was Legendre who proved that 4 squares were enough for any number. The proof requires quarternions.

94^2 + 104^2 + 130^2 = 36552

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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## #371 2013-04-07 13:03:19

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

36651

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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## #372 2013-04-07 13:09:11

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

109^2 + 110^2 + 113^2 = 36750

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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## #373 2013-04-07 14:14:08

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

36849

Is it like a complex hyperspace where both the axes are complex?
If ij =k then how can ji = -k, that makes sense?

Last edited by Agnishom (2013-04-07 14:16:17)

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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## #374 2013-04-07 14:17:13

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Hi;

That I do not know because I know nothing about complex hyperspace.

92^2 + 110^2 + 128^2 = 36948

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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## #375 2013-04-07 14:40:52

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### Re: Add 99 more and post it forever.

37047

What about the proof, then?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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