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**okouhlani****Member**- From: London, UK
- Registered: 2014-09-19
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I stumbled upon Math is Fun a few hours ago and found it fascinating (like a lot of people in this forum I presume).

My age being 24 years old and my college education business, math never appealed specially to me in the past. But for some inexplicable reason I am very keen to catch up. I resolve to build from the ground up as much mathematical understanding as I can by mastering every concept.

It is my hope to meet and learn from a lot of you in this forum and ideally exchange some interesting thoughts in the future.

Best wishes,

O. Kouhlani

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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi okouhlani,

**Welcome to the forum!**

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
- Posts: 16,037

Hi okouhlani

Welcome to the forum!

What is your favourite colour?

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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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Welcome to the forum!

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
- Posts: 109,606

Welcome to the forum.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**okouhlani****Member**- From: London, UK
- Registered: 2014-09-19
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Thank you!

anonimnystefy - I don't think I have a special favorite, I could pick rainbow to enclose them all, just as blue could encompass all sorts different shades/colors. Do you like any in particular - what's your favorite?

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Do you like carrots?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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I think do you like carrot juice is the correct phrase.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
- Posts: 16,037

Hi okouhlani

Well, pure blue would be 0x0000FF. My favourite would be 0x000000.

Hi bobbym

There is difference between carrots and carrot juice.

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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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Ever heard of Fiedler?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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Nope.

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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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
- Posts: 109,606

He was a scientist who liked to ask people whether or not they like carrot juice. He was also an Otark.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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What was his area of work?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
- Posts: 109,606

He was a physicist that specialized in Relativity.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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