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#9901 2013-04-07 21:05:54

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Which is the better option, anyway. I won't get another chance at STEP, whereas I probably will have more chances with girls (just not in the near future).

#9902 2013-04-07 22:34:50

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

That is a decision you will have to make for yourself.


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.

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#9903 2013-04-08 03:08:06

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

adriana finally replied;

"Hey sorry I've taken so long to reply. How are you? Have you been revising this holiday? I am so incredibly bored of studying I don't know how I'll get through university. Just kidding, it'll be great. Anyway, I've just gone through the emails you sent about the gamma and beta functions. That beta function is bloody brilliant! I haven't had a chance yet to do the substitution myself but I will.

I'm also so happy that physics coursework is out of the way. What a relief!"

#9904 2013-04-08 03:30:01

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

bobbym wrote:

There are no young girls geographically close to you?

What good would Geographic proximity do when there are e-mails?


'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'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#9905 2013-04-08 03:36:10

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

E-mail has its physical limitations... there is only so much you can do with a person via text.

#9906 2013-04-08 03:41:46

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Maybe you can use video chat?

Or play a multiplayer game together?


'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'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#9907 2013-04-08 03:44:06

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

I don't have any sort of microphone/web-cam to do that unfortunately, occasionally we work on STEP questions together however.

#9908 2013-04-08 03:53:57

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

As you have to spend a lot of time preparing for your exams, text messages are preferable as they do not bear the temptation of spending a lot of time and they would relieve you from the stress too


'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'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#9909 2013-04-08 04:06:54

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

I agree, although the e-mails can be a distraction too, so I may have to cut down on those.

#9910 2013-04-08 04:07:37

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

You might just have to do that.


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.

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#9911 2013-04-08 05:26:11

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

I don't get many e-mails nowadays though -- so I may not have to make much of an effort.

#9912 2013-04-08 05:28:22

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

If you do not answer them you will get even less.


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.

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#9913 2013-04-08 05:40:20

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

It is not a nice idea to not reply


'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'
'Humanity is still kept intact. It remains within.' -Alokananda

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#9914 2013-04-08 05:44:47

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Yes, I know.


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.

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#9915 2013-04-08 06:22:28

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

I am getting so few these days, it should not make too much of a difference... adriana did reply today though, so maybe we might start talking quite a bit again. We will see. She should be returning from therapy now.

#9916 2013-04-08 06:39:38

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

What was she in therapy about?


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.

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#9917 2013-04-08 06:47:09

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

She used to be depressed and had two eating disorders. I saw the cut marks on her arm. I didn't say anything at the time, I had no idea she did that in the past.

#9918 2013-04-08 07:08:50

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Hopefully, she now feels better.


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.

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#9919 2013-04-08 07:14:10

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

She said she's not like that anymore, but it could explain why she felt so comfortable around me so early on.

#9920 2013-04-08 07:27:52

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

I do not understand. If the problem was in the past why is she now in therapy?


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.

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#9921 2013-04-08 07:30:41

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

I am assuming she means she has almost recovered. She tells me in therapy these days she just discussions issues that are on her mind (like losing her virginity, which I'm guessing she did with her BF in Cyprus).

#9922 2013-04-08 07:43:21

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Sounds like she may need more than a therapist.


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.

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#9923 2013-04-08 07:55:43

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Why?

#9924 2013-04-08 07:57:43

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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

If this has been a long standing problem then what good are they doing for her?


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.

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#9925 2013-04-08 08:01:08

zetafunc.
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Re: Linear Interpolation FP1 Formula

Well, given that she is no longer cutting her arm up, I'd say that the therapy has been successful... I do not know much about the fear of intimacy, she only mentioned that to me once.

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