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**George,Y****Member**- Registered: 2006-03-12
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Click Here and Try for yourself!

*Last edited by George,Y (2010-05-04 02:37:03)*

**X'(y-Xβ)=0**

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Wow! I thought of Steve Davis and it correctly guessed my character. Id say that was just a fluke.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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He got mine but it took 2 tries.

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

**If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**mathsyperson****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-22
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This thing is scary.

It asked me 19 questions, and I gave it maybe 4 yesses and 15 nos. It didn't seem to be focussing in on anything in particular. As far as I can tell, the only thing it knew about my character is that he is a British adult male who works on TV.

Then out of nowhere, the right answer comes up.

I really have no idea how that could have happened.

Why did the vector cross the road?

It wanted to be normal.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Right twice so far. Good fun!

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**George,Y****Member**- Registered: 2006-03-12
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I think of George Cantor

And in the second round it gives Kurt Gödel

Quite close

I guess we have different classificasion of mathematicians into scientists or nonscientists

**X'(y-Xβ)=0**

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**Ricky****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-12-04
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I don't think they have Eisenstein in there. Questions kept repeating which meant they reached the end of branch in their tree.

"In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..."

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**ZHero****Real Member**- Registered: 2008-06-08
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I found this → Guess The Number.

If two or more thoughts intersect, there has to be a point!

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Awesome

'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'

'But our love is like the wind. I can't see it but I can feel it.' -A Walk to remember

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I wonder if they would detect bobbym

'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'

'But our love is like the wind. I can't see it but I can feel it.' -A Walk to remember

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