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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Wouldn't beat that Ackermann function in post #73.

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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9→9999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999

999999999999999999999999→99999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999

09999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999

Hey.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Still not larger. It is not as nearly as large.

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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I Believe it has....NOT STOPPED! Anons number TO THE 1,000000000000000000000 POWER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Okay.

My number is the largest number writable with a 100 mathematical symbols.

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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Hahahhahah

Kay.

99999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999 Million times anons number>

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm. Now couldn't someone just say +1?

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What is the difinition of Graham's number?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Grahams number occurs in combinatorics it is the upper bound of graph theory problem in Ramsey theory.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Complicated enough

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnishom;

Very, very complicated. That bound is a joke.

I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.

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joke? How?

What are the layers in the definition meant to be?

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joke? How?

What are the layers in the definition meant to be?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Because it is too large to be really useful. It shows that they have little understanding of that problem.

For instance supposing you asked how many arrangements of something there were and I said more than 6 but less than

1982738376474848849494984848484899494904023827615552627176156172772727828288282726255353 would you be happy?

That problem is from Ramsey theory and if they know little I know less than little.

I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.

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LOL

Consider an n-dimensional hypercube, and connect each pair of vertices to obtain a complete graph on 2n vertices. Then colour each of the edges of this graph either red or blue.

What is the smallest value of n for which every such colouring contains at least one single-coloured complete subgraph on 4 coplanar vertices?

Is this the problem?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I believe it is. Lots of jargon and few answers.

I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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Well, I can't think of anything, just a little cheat.

∞

*Last edited by julianthemath (2013-03-25 13:22:52)*

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

That is not a number.

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.

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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K. :graham^:graham

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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But that doesn't make it larger than mine.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You could take a huge tower of those Graham's numbers and it would not equal yours.

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.

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Nope, if you would extend that to 150 miles long his number is still bigger.

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.

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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Ugh!

graham^:inf:

*Last edited by julianthemath (2013-04-14 18:46:58)*

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