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The Sweets ProblemIn a school, there are 4 more students in Class A than in 'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.' 'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it' 'Who are you to judge everything?' Alokananda #2 20130314 00:36:18
Re: The Sweets ProblemHi Agnishom; Last edited by bobbym (20130314 00:54:48) In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. 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. #3 20130314 00:55:00
Re: The Sweets Problemhi Agnishom Bob You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei #4 20130314 02:48:23
Re: The Sweets ProblemYou all are correct but how to solve it? 'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.' 'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it' 'Who are you to judge everything?' Alokananda #5 20130314 03:38:27
Re: The Sweets Problemhi Agnishom, Bob Last edited by bob bundy (20130314 03:38:46) You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei #6 20130314 03:41:05
Re: The Sweets ProblemHi Agnishom; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. 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. 