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## #1 2013-11-30 05:49:30

Nils-Ake
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### n^2

I have just realized

## #2 2013-11-30 06:04:53

bobbym

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### Re: n^2

Hi;

From your table we get the difference equation,

with

when solved for we get

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.

## #3 2013-11-30 12:24:43

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### Re: n^2

Thanks bobby I think the symmetry is pretty cool!

## #4 2013-11-30 13:01:38

bobbym

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### Re: n^2

Hi;

I do not know whether it is original but I have never seen it put like that so thanks for posting it.

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.

## #5 2013-11-30 13:14:33

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### Re: n^2

#### bobbym wrote:

Hi;

From your table we get the difference equation,

with

when solved for we get

What does this mean?

'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'
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## #6 2013-11-30 13:16:27

bobbym

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### Re: n^2

Take a look at the table he constructed and think iteratively.

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.

## #7 2013-11-30 20:06:34

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### Re: n^2

hi Nils-Ake

Many of my posts have diagrams.  Here's one for your discovery.

Bob

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

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## #9 2013-12-04 03:09:06

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### Re: n^2

Interested to hear more on how you stumbled onto this . . . were you working on something? Playing around?

Also, this seems to relate to Pascal's triangle . . . is there a connection there?

-Anton

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