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#26 2014-05-27 02:07:49

Agnishom
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Re: X-Child Policy

Or, 78334 children per bobbym


'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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#27 2014-05-27 02:09:37

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Re: X-Child Policy

Is that not a lot of kids? I am not that fond of children.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#28 2014-05-27 07:41:35

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Re: X-Child Policy

Hi mathaholic

I do not see how what you said is a con really is a con? I guess it's just a matter of opinion because I do not support fatalism.


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#29 2014-05-27 12:42:28

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Re: X-Child Policy

I meant cons are disadvantages.

Bobbym: What did you notice in the census?


"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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#30 2014-05-27 12:53:12

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Re: X-Child Policy

So? Stefy's statement remains the same.

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#31 2014-05-27 13:57:34

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Re: X-Child Policy

Hmm, maybe you're right, Shivam. Anyways...


"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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#32 2014-05-27 14:25:09

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Re: X-Child Policy

Bobbym: What did you notice in the census?

The population per day is going down.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#33 2014-05-27 14:38:56

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Re: X-Child Policy

Is he using calculus in the right way?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#34 2014-05-27 14:40:22

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Re: X-Child Policy

Extrapolation is always a little risky.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#35 2014-05-27 14:41:28

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Re: X-Child Policy

What is fatalism that stefy is telling?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#36 2014-05-27 14:43:20

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Re: X-Child Policy

Fatalism: the belief that what will happen has already been decided and cannot be changed.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#37 2014-05-27 14:48:59

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Re: X-Child Policy

Is it like: Therefore get up and prepare to fight. After conquering your enemies you will enjoy a flourishing kingdom. They are already put to death by My arrangement, and you, O Savyasaci, can be but an instrument in the fight.?


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#38 2014-05-27 14:51:13

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Re: X-Child Policy

Maybe in some sense. Precognition does lend itself to the idea of fatalism.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#39 2014-05-27 20:09:53

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Re: X-Child Policy

bobbym wrote:

Bobbym: What did you notice in the census?

The population per day is going down.

Yup, that's what other censuses did, so I decided to do so too. tongue


"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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#40 2014-05-27 21:58:48

bobbym
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Re: X-Child Policy

That is why you are predicting the end.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#41 2014-05-27 22:53:12

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Re: X-Child Policy

Yup.


"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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#42 2014-05-27 22:56:39

bobbym
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Re: X-Child Policy

How do you arrive at the date?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#43 2014-05-28 13:46:14

mathaholic
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Re: X-Child Policy

Hmm...


"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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#44 2014-05-28 19:25:49

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Re: X-Child Policy

Did you get that by plotting the points?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#45 2014-05-28 20:02:46

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Re: X-Child Policy

I think he has made an excel formula


'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'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#46 2014-05-28 20:10:26

bobbym
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Re: X-Child Policy

You can get that from the hmmm?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#47 2014-05-31 13:22:00

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Re: X-Child Policy

Agnishom wrote:

I think he has made an excel formula

Correct! For every 50 years, rates go down by 0.5%.


"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?
3.141592653589793238...

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