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#1 2012-08-26 16:29:38

benice
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Church Function

Do you like church? Here is a church function:



 


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#2 2012-08-26 23:08:35

bobbym
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Re: Church Function

Hi;

It is a question of scaling but this looks like the Empire State Building to me. I used n = 4.

View Image: 2012-08-27_040456.gif

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#3 2012-08-27 19:50:26

benice
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Re: Church Function

bobbym wrote:

Hi;

It is a question of scaling but this looks like the Empire State Building to me. I used n = 4.

Hi, thanks for the rescaled graph. The Empire State Building reminds me of King Kong.



Here are the graphs (for n=1~8) with equal scaling on the x & y axes.

church_functions.gif

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#4 2012-08-27 23:11:41

bobbym
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Re: Church Function

Hi;

I had a slight error in my church function this distorted the graph slightly.

Using equal scaling and the new function the graphs are similar.

View Image: 2012-08-28_040944.gif

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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