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**philandy****Member**- Registered: 2013-06-10
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I'm a CIS student (hopefully still) at Saint Leo in FL. If I do start an online app company after I'm done, then obviously math. However, I'm not here because of that. I'm here because I feel I have a better understanding of math now and have relaxed a bit since I essentially have a professor with me wherever I go, aka the internet and a pc. I feel I have something to add, too.

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**{7/3}****Member**- Registered: 2013-02-11
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Hi,philandy,welcome to the forum

There are 10 kinds of people in the world,people who understand binary and people who don't.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi philandy

Welcome to the forum.

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**philandy****Member**- Registered: 2013-06-10
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Hi 7/3 and bob bundy, thanks! By the way 7/3, I heard a hilarious followup to the joke in your sig:

There are 10 people in the world - people who understand hex and F the rest.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Hi philandy;

Welcome to the forum.

**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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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Hello philandy; hope you have a great time here.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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Hi philandy

Welcome to the forum!

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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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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Hi Philandy...you are most welcome to this forum...!!!

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**aspirant210****Member**- Registered: 2013-06-17
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hiii......i am apoorva

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Hi aspirant210;

Welcome to the forum.

**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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**phanthanhtom****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-22
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Welcome to this place.

What do you mean by 'CIS'? I only know Commonwealth of Independent States.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Council of International Schools.

**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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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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How do you know that?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Pretty popular here in the United States with genius type students. I remember they kept turning me down.

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

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**phanthanhtom****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-22
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There are:

Commonwealth of Independent States

Cubic Inch per Second

Christians in Science (pretty crazy guys huh)

Cebu International School (in the Phillipines)

in general just look at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CIS_%28disambiguation%29 with pretty lot of things there.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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But those do not apply.

I'm a CIS student

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

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**phanthanhtom****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-22
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Cebu International School and Chinese international school does however.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Not in Florida.

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

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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Chinese international school

Are you a chinese?

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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He might be but that is not the right acronym.

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

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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Means...you are not sure is he a chinese or not..rite..

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Who or whom?

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

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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phanthanhtom...

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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He is Vietnamese.

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

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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sure? and Philandy.....

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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