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#126 2014-05-24 21:43:17

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Then let me wish her a Happy Birthday, that might help.


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#127 2014-05-24 21:45:06

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

That is a good idea.


'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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#128 2014-05-24 21:47:34

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Is she happy now?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#129 2014-05-24 21:49:31

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Why won't she be? But where is your Happy Birthday post?


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#130 2014-05-24 21:57:54

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

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Happy Birthday, Alokananda!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#131 2014-05-24 22:01:10

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Thank You, bobbym


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#132 2014-05-24 22:06:49

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

That would cheer me up.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#133 2014-10-04 01:05:45

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Agnishom wrote:

Oops!

how do I compute the last three digits of 2014C1+2014C3+2014C5+...+2014C2013 by hand?

Consider the question: In how many ways can you select things from a collection of 2014 things?

This is equivalent to 2014C1 + 2014C2 + 2014C3 + .. 2014C2014

For each doll you have, 2 choices. To select it or not, so there are 2^2014 ways.

Now, for only odd number of dolls:

Half of those cases we selected odd number of dolls

This is equivalent to asking in how many cases you are choosing the odd terms.

Clearly the answer is 2^2013

bobbym wrote:

Algebra is Combinatorics, Combinatorics is Algebra

Last edited by Agnishom (2014-10-04 01:08:52)


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#134 2015-05-24 04:24:02

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

A few more hours to go...


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#135 2015-05-24 05:38:42

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

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'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#136 2015-05-24 07:14:03

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#137 2015-05-24 09:12:36

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Happy Birthday!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#138 2015-05-24 12:38:20

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Happy Birthday, Alokananda! Wish you many happy returns of the day!


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#139 2016-05-24 05:03:44

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Happy Birthday, Alokananda! May the force be with you.


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#140 2016-05-24 06:13:53

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Happy Birthday!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#141 2016-05-24 15:06:14

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Looks like Alokananda is a special person here that she has her own annual birthday thread. Who is she? Is she the admin here? I have no clue.

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#142 2016-05-24 18:07:48

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

There are many birthdays celebrated here, Agnishom, anonimnystefy, ganesh, mine and several others. Anyone who mentions their birthday will have it celebrated.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#143 2016-05-25 00:44:33

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

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'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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#144 2016-05-25 21:08:12

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

bobbym wrote:

There are many birthdays celebrated here, Agnishom, anonimnystefy, ganesh, mine and several others. Anyone who mentions their birthday will have it celebrated.

I am June 24th, then. big_smile

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#145 2016-05-25 21:35:50

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Hi;

Please remind me a few days before. I have a bad memory for personal dates and I do not want to miss any.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#146 2016-05-25 21:37:25

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Some forums can show a user's birthday in their profile.

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#147 2016-05-26 04:33:15

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Re: Happy Birthday, Alokananda!

Monox D. I-Fly wrote:

Looks like Alokananda is a special person here that she has her own annual birthday thread. Who is she? Is she the admin here? I have no clue.

She is a special person for me.


'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'
I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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