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#1 2006-01-19 19:58:03

ryos
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Math *IS* Fun

"Pinky, what is 'Troz'"?
"Why, it's 'Zort' in a mirror, Brain. TROZ!"

I'm still not entirely satisfied with this, but I wanted to put it to the "is it obvious what it is without me explaining it" test.

View Image: Fun-Math-Mirror.png View Image: Math-Fun-Mirror.png

El que pega primero pega dos veces.

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#2 2006-01-19 20:12:38

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Re: Math *IS* Fun

You are the master!

(The m/n could be a *little* better)


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

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#3 2006-01-19 20:22:56

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Re: Math *IS* Fun

... I don't get it...


A logarithm is just a misspelled algorithm.

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#4 2006-01-19 23:38:11

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Re: Math *IS* Fun

The left image is 'fun', the right image is 'math', and they are mirror images of each other.

If someone had shown me those images out of nowhere, I wouldn't have seen it, but as I know what they're meant to be, there's definitely something there.


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It wanted to be normal.

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#5 2006-01-20 08:46:03

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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Ah I see it now.

I saw that "zort in a mirror" episode in Pinky and The Brain. Brain roxxors! He should be a calculus teacher.


A logarithm is just a misspelled algorithm.

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#6 2006-01-20 20:25:11

VR Hawks
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

After your explanation, I finally get it. At first, I thought they were some scribbling of something unknown to me.


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#7 2006-01-20 20:46:39

justlookingforthemoment
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Cool. Very nice, ryos! It just took me a little bit of switching back and forth between the two pictures to get it... I think the thing that got me was the 'a' in math.

Maybe an idea for a future banner theme... smile

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#8 2006-01-20 21:05:11

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Thanks, guys! I'll see if I can improve it now - my computer has decided to rebel against me. Launching Illustrator might just do it in... neutral


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#9 2006-01-20 22:35:59

VR Hawks
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I'll be waiting to see more of this!


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#10 2006-01-21 08:33:20

Olivia Suan
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Its really cool! It is like I am doing decipher game with Mr Da Vinci. Nice job!

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#11 2006-01-21 10:25:58

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Hi Olivia - nice avatar!


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

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#12 2006-01-21 12:55:55

VR Hawks
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Hello and welcome to the forum of MathIsFun! Hope you enjoy and stay while you can. smile


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#13 2006-01-21 14:57:38

ryos
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

v1.1. TROZ!

View Image: 1Math-Fun-Mirror.png View Image: 2Fun-Math-Mirror.png

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#14 2006-01-21 18:13:16

VR Hawks
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

It's just flipped around. tongue


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#15 2006-01-21 18:55:41

ryos
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

::Rafiki voice:: Look harder...


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#16 2006-01-21 19:08:15

justlookingforthemoment
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Spot the differences! The a/u now has a loopy thing. The bottom of the pyramid looking thing is curved.

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#17 2006-01-21 22:58:06

VR Hawks
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Oh, yes. I can see it now!


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#18 2006-07-29 07:48:44

Devantè
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Interesting pictures. Took me a while to decipher. Thought it was written in some kind of code - Silly me. Nice images though, ryos. ^_^

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#19 2006-07-31 02:21:40

John E. Franklin
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Re: Math *IS* Fun

Neat! ryos.  Once I practiced my signature upside-down.


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#20 2019-11-20 20:14:45

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Re: Math *IS* Fun

mathsyperson wrote:

The left image is 'fun', the right image is 'math', and they are mirror images of each other.

If someone had shown me those images out of nowhere, I wouldn't have seen it, but as I know what they're meant to be, there's definitely something there.

Well, if 'fun' is the mirror image of 'math', doesn't it mean that they are the opposite of each other?


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May his adventurous soul rest in peace at heaven.

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