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#1 2013-01-18 12:40:44

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Scientia’s puzzles

#1. What is the meaning of the following?

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#2 2013-03-04 03:52:11

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Re: Scientia’s puzzles

both The positive or negative value of x


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#3 2013-03-04 06:09:44

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The plus/minus sign followed by a times sign? Doesn't make much sense...


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#4 2013-03-05 04:25:41

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Re: Scientia’s puzzles

anonimnystefy wrote:

The plus/minus sign followed by a times sign? Doesn't make much sense...

You are very, very, VERY close to the answer. big_smile

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#5 2013-03-05 04:33:47

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Good times, bad times?

Last edited by anonimnystefy (2013-03-05 04:34:37)


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#6 2013-03-05 07:47:22

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Nope. You were actually closer the first time. wink

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#7 2013-03-06 09:00:33

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If you get the hang of it, you can try the next one. cool

#2. [1 − cos[sup]2[/sup](sleep)][sup]1/2[/sup]

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#8 2013-03-06 10:46:05

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Absolute sign of sleeping?


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#9 2013-03-07 02:16:43

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Re: Scientia’s puzzles

sin(sleeping)


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
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#10 2013-03-07 08:01:19

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@anonimnystefy: Nope.

@Agnishom: Nope.

Try again. smile

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#11 2013-03-11 05:26:20

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